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Lego

(ˈlɛɡəʊ)
n
(Games, other than specified) trademark a construction toy consisting of plastic bricks and other standardized components that fit together with studs
[C20: from Danish leg godt play well]
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Noun1.Lego - (trademark) a child's plastic construction set for making mechanical modelsLego - (trademark) a child's plastic construction set for making mechanical models
plaything, toy - an artifact designed to be played with
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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The nerve of those undercapitalized contractors who hire three men to dig with shovels as dainty as teaspoons and "equipment" as puny as Lego blocks, as if the goal is to construct a monumental, permanent traffic jam
The passion started when my husband got his first pack of Lego blocks 30 years ago when he was ten.
He can play for hours by himself, building structures with his Lego blocks, and filling up the small communities he creates with various types of vehicles.
The mall created an exciting play area where children could let their imagination run wild and build models of iconic buildings, bridges, cars and animals with Lego blocks.
Since this study focused on written instructions and the package of Lego blocks only consisted of pictorial diagrams - showing the step-by-step process to build the product, therefore for the purpose of this experiment, written instructions had to be developed to imitate an Aircraft Maintenance Manual that was widely used as reference by Licenced Aircraft Engineers and Aircraft Maintenance Technicians before and during aircraft maintenance work.
This technology aims at making individual parts of a satellite that can be fixed together on land or in space like two lego blocks snapping together to form a fully functioning satellite.
Last year he set up a Lego-themed pop-up shop called Bricks at Home in the Morgan Arcade, selling large versions of Lego blocks, flowers and even ice creams.
The gathering takes place on Saturdays at different libraries, using the great collection of Lego blocks the library has on tap, and the finished products typically remain on view for a week, fl.
Moving over to the graphics of Lego Worlds, they are what you'd expect: blocky; and that's not a bad thing because they're supposed to be Lego blocks.
Another advantage of MODI is its compatibility with Lego blocks.
In this instance, the metamaterials resemble a wall of lego blocks.
Students were asked to apply Boolean operations to 3-D objects, create shapes using Autodesk 123D design software and model various parts of LEGO blocks.