Meaning of “woodblock” in the English Dictionary

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"woodblock" in British English

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woodblocknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwʊd.blɒk/ us /ˈwʊd.blɑːk/

a piece of wood on which a pattern is cut that is used for printing:

She designs her own fabrics using woodblocks and stencils to create patterns on the material.

UK one of a set of small, flat pieces of wood that are used to make a wooden floor:

a woodblock floor
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(Definition of “woodblock” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)