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block letter

n.
1. A plain capital letter written or printed unjoined to a following or preceding letter.
2. Printing
a. A sans-serif style of type.
b. A letter printed or written sans serif.

block letter

n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) Also called: block capital a plain capital letter

block′ let`ter


n.
1. a usu. compressed sans-serif typeface or letter.
2. a simple, hand-printed capital letter.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.block letter - a plain hand-drawn letterblock letter - a plain hand-drawn letter    
alphabetic character, letter of the alphabet, letter - the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech; "his grandmother taught him his letters"
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The cups are available plain or monogrammed with a single script or block letter.
On appeal, the Register of Copyrights affirmed its decision and ordered destruction of the certificate of registration, finding that the block letter "G" element did not satisfy the requirement of originality and, thus, was not copyrightable.
The Texas A&M band performed its signature march, ``Noble Men of Kyle'' and then band members formed a silent formation of the block letter ``T'' from the school's logo.
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The stylized "STEP" portion of the "STEP Reebok" logo was (and is) nearly identical to the "STEP" portion of Sports Step's logo, in that both are in uppercase block letter form with the major difference being that the "E" in Sports Step's "STEP" is depicted by three horizontal bars that look like descending steps, while the "E" in Reebok's "STEP" is depicted by three horizontal lines that look like ascending steps.
Further, Chase failed to conduct any follow-up and review of the hedge fund customer's accounts to ensure that it enforced the terms of the block letters it received and/or detected and prevented the hedge fund's attempts to circumvent the block letter restrictions.
Vest to have CITY UTILITIES printed on the back in black Block Letters
The Pennsylvania chocolate maker asked a court to bar the senator from using its "famous trade dress," claiming the senator's signs, featuring white block letters over a brown background, may mislead voters into thinking the company endorses the candidate.
In big block letters, Chapman's tattoo reads "MURDER.
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Her designs radiate a fantastically bonkers energy, from bra tops whose triangles look like clip art pizza slices to a sweater scrawled with the brattiest of four-letter-words, YUCK, in slime green block letters.
One wonders how a vinyl sign with block letters could ever suffice.