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cylinder block

[′sil·ən·dər ‚bläk]
(design engineering)
The metal casting comprising the piston chambers of a multicylinder internal combustion engine. Also known as block; engine block.

cylinder block

cylinder block
The main casing of a bank of cylinders in an in-line internal combustion engine. It is a single unit enclosing a row of liquid-cooled in-line cylinders and other internal parts.
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Ripplebox has a proven model where its takes a non-invasive approach to building natural experiences that not only fit but shape culture," said Seven Volpone, the CEO and fund manager at Big Block Capital Group & Media Holdings.
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The Elias is probably more exposed than other sections in the vineyard, and probably has a lower yield than the Big Block, which is the other major section.
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After Helen Thomas spoke at a July 18 fund-raiser for the LaFarge Lifelong Learning Institute, the grateful senior citizen center presented the White House correspondent with a typical Milwaukee gift: Sausages from Usinger's with a big block of cheese shaped like the state of Wisconsin.
The book I was reading refuted theirs, in big block letters on its cover: The Myth of Male Power (Simon & Schuster, 1993).
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According to the book, one of Paton's male lovers, who lived at Little Kellerstain as a 16-year-old, told Spence: "(Paton) brought out this big block of hash and started grating this hash into a big pot of mince.
As a testament to Vanguards reputation for building best-in-class Big Block engines, Briggs & Stratton Corporation announced two well-respected mower manufacturers will power their top-tier ZTR mowers exclusively with the Vanguard air-cooled V-twin BIG BLOCK.
In one of the highlights of Saturday night, Mika Reyes met Alyssa Valdez midair for the big block that summed up La Salle's dominant win over Ateneo into one play.
Morrisons shoppers wanting Cheddar cheese save PS6 a kilo by buying a big block of Cathedral City rather than a small one.
For the Labour leader to be so disliked in one of the party's heartlands proves what I have always thought: the party - or rather the unions with the big block vote - picked the wrong Miliband brother after the last election.