superblock

noun su·per·block \ ˈsü-pər-ˌbläk \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of superblock

: a very large commercial or residential block barred to through traffic, crossed by pedestrian walks and sometimes access roads, and often spotted with grassed malls

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1907

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