square block

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Noun1.square block - a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube
block - a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides); "the pyramids were built with large stone blocks"
dice, die - a small cube with 1 to 6 spots on the six faces; used in gambling to generate random numbers
ice cube - a small cube of artificial ice; used for cooling drinks
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Disappointed thus far, I next looked attentively at the cross, and at the square block of marble below it, on which the inscription was cut.
The natural whiteness of the cross was a little clouded, here and there, by weather stains, and rather more than one half of the square block beneath it, on the side which bore the inscription, was in the same condition.
Long, drooping moustaches, the colour of ripe corn, framed with their points the square block of his shaved chin.
They want more fenders, more breasting- ropes; they want more springs, more shackles, more fetters; they want to make ships with volatile souls as motionless as square blocks of stone.
Through the centre runs a wide pathway intersected at right angles by other pathways so arranged as to cut the huts into square blocks, each block being the quarters of a company.
This carpet was a small square drugget in the centre of the room, surrounded by a broad expanse of beautiful, old-fashioned wood-flooring in square blocks, highly polished.
Plaza Roosevelt is a redevelopment project that will invest more than $20 million to reinvigorate one square block bounded by Rumsey Street, Grandville Avenue, Graham Street and Century Avenue in Roosevelt Park.
Recently HFZ entered into a contract to purchase 518 West 18th Street, encompassing a full city square block from 17th to 18th Streets between Tenth & Eleventh Avenues in Chelsea.
Tech Radar notes that the device is actually a square block that pops in and out of watch straps.
The brick building -- which takes up an entire square block between Washington Street and the highway -- was for years an administrative space for Citibank.
Locate your house near the center of the map, then let each individual square equal one square block.
4 hectares), or no larger than a square block, Forsyth (urban design, U.