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bloc

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1 a group of people acting together within a larger group
  • a whole bloc of students got together to complain

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2 an association of persons, parties, or states for mutual assistance and protection
  • the bloc that the United States and most of western Europe formed during the Cold War

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“Bloc.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bloc. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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