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cinder blockor cin·der·block (sĭn′dər-blŏk′)
A usually hollow building block made with concrete and coal cinders.
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(Building) the usual US name for breeze block
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a concrete building block made with a cinder aggregate.
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|Noun||1.||cinder block - a light concrete building block made with cinder aggregate; "cinder blocks are called breeze blocks in Britain"|
building block - a block of material used in construction work
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