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building block

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of building block

  1. one of the parts that make up a whole <historically the infantry division has been a basic building block of armies> Synonyms element, component, constituent, factor, ingredient, memberRelated Words basis, part and parcel; detail, item, particular, point; aspect, characteristic, facet, feature, trait; division, fragment, particle, partition, piece, portion, section, sector, segment; subcomponentNear Antonyms aggregate, composite, compound, mass; entirety, sum, summation, total, totality; admixture, amalgam, amalgamation, blend, combination, intermixture, mix, mixtureAntonyms whole




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