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"building block" in British English

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building blocknoun

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(Definition of building block from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"building block" in Business English

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building blocknoun [C]

uk   us  
something that is necessary for making or ​developing another thing: People and ​principles are the ​buildingblocks of all ​successfulcompanies.
(Definition of building block from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “building block”
in Chinese (Simplified) 积木…
in Chinese (Traditional) 積木…
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