block letter

noun
Updated on: 14 Apr 2018

Definition of block letter

: an often hand-drawn simple capital letter composed of strokes of uniform thickness

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First Known Use of block letter

1849


BLOCK LETTER Defined for Kids

block letter

noun

Definition of block letter for Students

: a capital letter often printed by hand that has all lines of equal thickness

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