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roadblock

noun

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roadblock

verb

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The first known use of roadblock was in 1913

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“Roadblock.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/roadblock. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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