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block letter

noun
1.
Printing. a sans-serif typeface or letter, usually compressed and having tight curves.
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2.
a simple, hand-printed capital letter.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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British Dictionary definitions for block letters

block letter

noun
1.
Also called block capital. a plain capital letter
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