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en bloc

 (äN blôk′, ĕn blŏk′)
adv.
As a unit; all together.

[French : en, in + bloc, lump, bloc.]

en bloc

(ɑ̃ blɔk)
adv
in a lump or block; as a body or whole; all together

en bloc

(ɑ̃ ˈblɔk)

adv., adj. French.
as a whole; all together.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.en bloc - all togetheren bloc - all together; "the students turned out en masse"
Translations
an blok
en bloc

en bloc

[ˌɒnˈblɒk] adv [act] (= en masse) [resign, vote] → en bloc

en bloc

adven bloc; to resign en blocgeschlossen zurücktreten
References in classic literature ?
The estate of Silas Deemer being in the hands of an administrator who had thought it best to dispose of the "business" the store had been closed ever since the owner's death, the goods having been removed by another "merchant" who had purchased them en bloc.
It was as in a fever that I moved the pile, en bloc, on to the red.
An area, as large perhaps as Sussex, has been lifted up en bloc with all its living contents, and cut off by perpendicular precipices of a hardness which defies erosion from all the rest of the continent.
The story has, I believe, been told more than once in the newspapers, but, like all such narratives, its effect is much less striking when set forth en bloc in a single half-column of print than when the facts slowly evolve before your own eyes, and the mystery clears gradually away as each new discovery furnishes a step which leads on to the complete truth.
In a statement, he said shoe throwing is an abhor able act and such should be discouraged en bloc by all political parties.
La vente, aussi, ne se fera pas banque par banque, mais en bloc.
En 1999, suite a la privatisation de la SAMIR, Corral Holding decide de se separer de l'activite Assurances et Hernandez decida de vendre SANAD et CPA en bloc.
NASDAQ: GOGL) (OSE: GOGL) has entered into agreements to sell six Ultramax vessels built at Chengxi between 2015 and 2017 en bloc for USD 142.
Twenty-seven tumors were removed en bloc , while 4 cases were resected piecemeal.
It wants to see existing EU legislative frameworks adopted en bloc, with a 10-year transition to allow new UK policies to be developed.
Minister May All this did not prevent Lib Dems, Labour and Conservatives from promising increased funding for just about everything, and young Labour voted en bloc for policies that their mums and dads can't afford.
Keywords: Chordoma, Notochord, Cervical spine, En bloc resection, C3-C4 spine.