en bloc

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adverb or adjective \äⁿ-ˈbläk\

Definition of en bloc

  1. :  as a whole :  in a mass

Origin and Etymology of en bloc

French


First Known Use: 1861


EN BLOC Defined for English Language Learners

en bloc

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adverb or adjective \äⁿ-ˈbläk\

Definition of en bloc for English Language Learners

  • : as or in a united group : all together

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