How to use Bloc in a sentence
The parties of the Left in the chamber, united upon this question in the Bloc republicain, supported Combes in his application of the law of 1901 on the religious associations, and voted the new bill on the congregations (1904), and under his guidance France took the first definite steps toward the separation of church and state.
Since the emancipation of the serfs in 1861, it has been steadily increasing, the Russian peasants of a village often emigrating en bloc.'
To attempt to be a superpower bloc, rivaling America, is foolish.
An EU of six might have got by with the bloc model of rigid uniformity.
In 1900 he withdrew from La Justice to found a weekly review, Le Bloc, which lasted until March 1902.Advertisement
Now, of course, it seems rank outsiders Bloc Party have beaten them to the winning post.
There are plenty of reasons why Bloc Clubs may be the right choice for you.
Next up on the NME tent was Bloc Party a band that I find incredibly dull.
Bloc Party put Two more years in at position 7, their biggest hit by quite a margin.
The Exposure Bloc has the look of wool combined with a windproof laminate making it ideal for on piste or aprÃ¨s ski.Advertisement
In many former eastern bloc countries, the Stalinist nomenklatura was in the forefront of management buyouts of state property, or arms trading.
Importing tens of millions of foreign workers into a bloc already rife with racial tensions is also fraught with political difficulties.
Finally to protect you and your guests " slip slap slop " some sun bloc.
Externally there is a single garage which is situated en bloc plus an allocated parking space.
He lef t Venice for Rome; his library was offered for sale; and in 1821 he published at Pisa a catalogue raisonne, rich in bibliographical lore, of this fine collection, the result of thirty years of loving labour, which in 1824 was purchased en bloc by Pope Leo XII., and added to the Vatican library.Advertisement
Appealing to ' inconsistency ' as justification for an unprincipled theoretical bloc signifies giving oneself bad credentials as a Marxist.
The selection available through Bloc is incredible.
They've already pulled opening act duty for bands like Bloc Party and Snow Patrol, and you can bet that soon everyone is going to be talking about them.
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He had about the same time begun to buy up leading German newspapers, one of his main objects being to organize a solid and powerful bloc of opinion in Germany in support of law and order and the promotion of the highest industrial and commercial efficiency.Advertisement
Sometimes the laws belonging to this class are codified, or rather consolidated, and then usually by a Ipecial committee of competent lawyers whose work is passed en bloc by the legislature.
In 1902 he was again returned as deputy for Albi, and during the Combes administration his influence secured the coherence of the radical-socialist coalition known as the bloc. In 1 9 04 he founded the socialist paper, L'Humanite.
The budget presented to the Reichstag by Prince B 610w, which laid new burdens upon the landed and capitalist classes, was fiercely opposed bytheAgrarians, and led to the break-up of the Liberal-Conservative bloc on whose support the chancellor had relied since the elections of 1906.
During the Nationalist and Dreyfus agitations he fought vigorously on behalf of the Republican government and when the coalition known as the "Bloc " was formed he took his place as a Radical leader.
The resultant legislature (at Pawnee, later at Shawnee Mission) adopted the laws of Missouri almost en bloc, made it a felony to utter a word against slavery, made extreme pro-slavery views a qualification for office, declared death the penalty for aiding a slave to escape, and in general repudiated liberty for its opponents., The radical free-state men thereupon began the importation of rifles.Advertisement
Meanwhile at one of the bridge entrance hundreds of Greek activists joined the Turkish bloc to confront the police.
The collapse of the soviet bloc threw Cuba's whole economic system into crisis.
They have fled a country with 18 per cent unemployment, the highest figure in the 25-nation bloc.
There was an ' eastern bloc ' feeling whilst waiting in the queue for our train tickets.
To what extent did economic problems in the communist bloc bring about the end of the Cold War?
Despite strong police presence on the autonomous bloc there was very little antagonism on the march.
Due to their large numbers they have the potential to be a powerful voting bloc.
This month is our first of two forays into the old communist bloc.
You cannot be an exclusive trade bloc, you have got to face up to global competition, you have got to look outwards.
On interest rates, limits were agreed at $ 200,000 per currency bloc in delta terms.
The essence of the tax denoted by these names was that the amount was fixed en bloc for a whole group of persons, and afterwards divided among them in various ways.
He declared himself a strong partisan of the union of the Left in what is known as the Bloc, in order to check the reactionary deputies of the Right.