Translation of "building block" - English-Spanish dictionary

building block

noun uk /ˈbɪl.dɪŋ ˌblɒk/ us /ˈbɪl.dɪŋ ˌblɑːk/

a piece of wood or plastic used by children to build things with

cubo de juego educativo
building blocks

the basic things that are put together to make something exist

Science and the arts are the building blocks of a good education.

(Translation of “building block” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)