Blockface financial definition of Blockface
The side of a city block between two intersections. That is, if a block is a square, a blockface is one side of that square. The U.S. Census Bureau
uses this designation.
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References in periodicals archive
The grand and imposing building has a distinctive tower with blockface
, and is built into the steep road - with three floors at one end and five floors at the other.
Reuter et al., "Blockface
histology with optical coherence tomography: a comparison with Nissl staining," NeuroImage, vol.
(5) They define blockface
as a street segment that is bounded by the two closest cross-streets, and which incorporates buildings on both sides of the street.