cinder block

noun
a concrete building block made with a cinder aggregate.

Origin:
1925–30

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cinder block
 
n
the usual US name for breeze block

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Example sentences
Much of the housing is self-built cinder block, and the owners build them as
  the money becomes available.
Next door, a sagging chain-link fence surrounds a cinder block kindergarten.
Set a brick or cinder block in the bottom of the larger can and spread sawdust,
  straw or wood chips around it.
The reek of unwashed toilets spilled into the street in the neighborhood of
  unpainted cinder block houses.
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