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nub

noun

Definition of NUB

1
a small uneven mass <throw a nub of butter into the frying pan>
2
the central part or aspect of something under consideration <the nub of the argument is that the intelligence agencies failed the country>

March 02, 2015
chatoyant Hear it
Having a changeable luster or color
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