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butch′er block`


n.
a slab of wood formed by bonding or gluing together thick laminated strips of wood in alternating light and dark shades.
[1835–45]
butch′er-block`, adj.
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Noun1.butcher block - a thick wooden slab formed by bonding together thick laminated strips of unpainted hardwood
slab - block consisting of a thick piece of something
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He had rented the patch where his butcher's block stood in the monthly market from the town's ruling guild.
Solid timber units have granite worktops, there is a double Belfast sink, a central island, butcher's block, wine rack and deep pan drawers and a wealth of appliances.
But she's also adding some 21st century touches with exclusive deals for mobile phone application users, corporate catering and a new offer - dining experience Butcher's Block, where people can hire the shop for the evening and have a meal cooked for them.
com BLOCK PARTY [bar] Marks & Spencer has upped the ante with its beautifully designed butcher's block.
There is also a utility room and L-shaped fitted kitchen which has been extended and which has a good range of units, butcher's block roll top work surfaces and a contemporary double sink.
My favourite is an old 6ft x2ft butcher's block I got off ebay and my old Rayburn oven which I changed from green to gloss black, it's beautiful.
If we include the ugly butcher's block and steel hoop benches in Williamson Square and the uninviting cube seats around the trees in Church Street, you will get the general picture.
Life seems idyllic for Wilbur until Templeton the rat (Buscemi) cruelly lets slip that Wilbur will end up on the butcher's block.
Life seems idyllic until Templeton the rat cruelly lets slip that Wilbur will end up on the butcher's block.
But Wilbur hears in the animals' barn that he is to end up on the butcher's block.
Before we legalise state-run brothels and send another immoral message to our children (like to kill your unborn child is OK and sexual perversion is OK) that to sell your body like a piece of meat on a butcher's block is OK.
Wooden units, topped by butcher's block worktops, conceal an integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer dryer.