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Engine Block:

The block is the main frame of the engine.

Almost everything bolts to it or rides in it.

It is cast iron with passages cast into it for oil and cooling. It has machined surfaces where; pistons fit, heads are bolted on, and crankshaft and camshaft ride, etc.