[ noun ] block consisting of a thick piece of something

Used in print

(Nathan Rapport, ""I've Been Here before!"...)

One day when he attended a war memorial ceremony in Westminster_Abbey his view was obstructed by a stout man on his left , his attention turned to the irregular pattern of the rough slab flooring and someone , clasping him by the arm , whispered , `` I want a word with you , please '' .

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block tile tablet butcher_board