from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Bloch, Ernest 1880-1959. Swiss-born American composer noted for his chamber music, such as Quintet for Piano and Strings (1923), and for works with Jewish themes, including Israel Symphony (1916).
- Bloch, Konrad Emil 1912-2000. German-born American biochemist. He shared a 1964 Nobel Prize for research on cholesterol and fatty acid metabolism.
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- proper n. A surname.
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- n. United States composer (born in Switzerland) who composed symphonies and chamber music and choral music and a piano sonata and an opera (1880-1959)
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