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block house

  1. Stock Exchange. a firm that specializes in block trades.
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Historical Examples

  • Not yet, but you're powerful sartin to be afore them folks reach the block-house.

    The Phantom of the River

    Edward S. Ellis

  • You wasn't at the block-house, Dan'l, when the flatboat stopped there?

  • Why not go there at once, without stopping at the block-house?

  • If that is the case, how can we reach it from the block-house?

  • I know the spot as well as I do the one where the block-house stands.