[ blok-er ]
/ ˈblɒk ər /
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
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Example sentences from the Web for blocker
Mr. Blocker's Bat, which he carried through a whole season without scoring once off it.
Blocker's foreman, disdaining an invitation to dismount, saluted his host.Wells Brothers|Andy Adams
British Dictionary definitions for blocker
/ (ˈblɒkə) /
a person or thing that acts as a block
physiol an agent that blocks a physiological function, such as the transport of an ion across an ion channel
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