butcher block


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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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Beside this range was a butcher block upon which lay a great cleaver with a keen edge.
Besides the butcher block offerings will be a charcuterie range of meats, such as chorizo and salami.
The refitted kitchen is a highlight, including butcher block work surfaces, a four-ring gas hob and an integrated oven.
Noteworthy features include the Tasmania Betula- birch floors, butcher block counter tops, and stainless steel appliances.
Family quarters are positioned along the back of the house, which incorporates a huge kitchen with a double-wide center island topped by butcher block.
Tenders are invited for Purchase of: 15 EA of Wisconsin Bench Lobo Adjustable Height Art Table, 30 in W X 60 in L X 23-1/2 - 37-1/2 in H, Butcher Block Top, Powder Coated, frame color - Black; 8 EA of Wisconsin Bench Lobo Adjustable Height Art Table, 30 in W X 60 in L X 23-1/2 - 37-1/2 in H, Butcher Block Top, Powder Coated, Frame Color- Black.
It had a stylish kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite and butcher block countertops, exposed brick, wooden beams, wood-burning fireplace, high ceilings, wide-plank engineered red oak floor, updated bathroom with wood-panel wainscoting and lots of hidden storage.
The basement will have a butcher's deli and private dining room, while the ground floor will house a restaurant and bar, with authentic details including butcher block tables.
An antique butcher block counter top adds an old-fashioned touch.
The Lyptus wood butcher block extends as a bar lip for extra seating (in all, the Zerbeys can seat 14).
Countertops include Chemsurf, Trespa, hardwood maple butcher block, static dissipative laminate, epoxy resin or stainless steel.
To accommodate different applications, the unit can be customized with butcher block, plastic laminate or static dissipative surface options.