from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who blocks: used specifically in hat-making, shoemaking, book-binding, etc.
  • noun A blocking-tool or -machine.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Agent noun of block; something that blocks something specific.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a football player whose responsibility is to block players attempting to stop an offensive play
  • noun a class of drugs that inhibit (block) some biological process


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