en bloc

[ ahn blawk; English en blok ]SEE DEFINITION OF en bloc
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The solid South he left unbroken; he just brought it over to Eric en bloc.

I took the spool from my pocket and began to develop them en bloc.

Servia is to take it or leave it en bloc by to-morrow night?

“It would take a large sum to do that—to buy them en bloc,” I observed.

You prefer that I should drag out a statement piecemeal rather than receive it en bloc?

Can true converts be made to order by constraint, motives of self-interest, or by baptizing them en bloc?

In Dahomey and Ashanti war captives used to be sold "en bloc" to white traders at so much per capita.

I do not aver that the bankers, gentry, merchants, and people of New York State en bloc are corrupt.

Epicurus, therefore, adopted the atomism of Democritus en bloc, or with trifling modifications.

Jacques: He brings the whole to a grand total to find out with what sum, en bloc, he is to debit each letter-carrier.

WORD ORIGIN

French, literally "in a block."

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