1. scribing block gauge consisting of a scriber mounted on an adjustable stand
  2. nostalgic unhappy about being away and longing for familiar things
  3. mental block an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension
  4. Gabonese Republic a republic on the west coast of Africa
  5. scribbling block pad for preliminary or hasty writing or notes or sketches etc
  6. caudal block regional anesthesia resulting from injection of an anesthetic into the caudal end of the spinal canal; now largely replaced by epidural anesthesia
  7. Ernest Bloch United States composer (born in Switzerland) who composed symphonies and chamber music and choral music and a piano sonata and an opera (1880-1959)
  8. scalp lock a long tuft of hair left on top of the shaven head
  9. coastal plain a plain adjacent to a coast
  10. cinder block a light concrete building block made with cinder aggregate
  11. cylinder block a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine
  12. skittle ball ball used to knock down ninepins
  13. snatch block a pulley-block that can be opened to receive the bight of a rope
  14. square block a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube
  15. sketch block a book containing sheets of paper on which sketches can be drawn
  16. openside plane a woodworking plane designed to cut rabbets
  17. Apostle Paul a Christian missionary to the Gentiles
  18. beanstalk stem of a bean plant
  19. auction block a platform from which an auctioneer sells
  20. crustal plate a rigid layer of the Earth's crust that is believed to drift slowly