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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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In her tiny apartment in Florence, Ghada created a full Arabic abstract display typeface by building each letter using differently coloured Lego blocks. Each letter is explained through sound, form and words in function, with the equivalent in Latin, resulting in a pocket book with the letters simplified in their initial, medial, final and isolated forms.
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The visitors of the event enjoyed the ultimate family event where the attendees were given the opportunity to play with Lego blocks across a variety of fun and creative stations and interactive installments.
But Coun Bob Clarke, who opposed the plans against a majority vote, told the meeting he was unhappy about the lack of affordable housing, 'irrespective of what's gone before,' and said that the design looked like 'Lego blocks' that were 'out of context' with the rest of the area.
The oldest Lego blocks and the first building sets exhibited.default:svg width="23" height="23default:use xlink:efault:useefault:svdefault:svg width="22" height="22default:use xlink:efault:useefault:svAlmost thirty models and scenes are being shown in the biggest Lego exhibition currently in Slovakia.
The Four Seasons Seoul offers a brand new look for its kids lounge featuring Lego blocks thanks to its partnership with Lego Korea.