block book definition

  • noun:
    • a novel printed from imprinted wooden blocks instead of movable type.
    • a novel imprinted from blocks of timber having the letters or numbers slashed on it in relief.
    • A book imprinted from engraved wooden blocks in the place of movable kind.
    • A book imprinted from blocks of lumber getting the letters or figures slashed in it in relief.
  • others:
    • a novel printed from imprinted wooden obstructs in place of movable types.
    • A book imprinted from imprinted wood obstructs rather than movable kinds.
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