meaning of bloc

bloc meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1903, in mention of alliances in Continental politics, from French bloc "group, block," from Old French bloc "piece of wood" (see block (letter.)).

bloc meaning in General Dictionary

several countries in special alliance

bloc - French to English


Sentence Examples with the word bloc

Sometimes the laws belonging to this class are codified, or rather consolidated, and then usually by a Ipecial committee of competent lawyers whose work is passed en bloc by the legislature.

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