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core

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1 the seat of oneʼs deepest thoughts and emotions

  • in my very core I knew that an injustice was being committed
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2 a thing or place that is of greatest importance to an activity or interest

  • the capitol building is the core of the political life of the state
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where it's at

3 the central part or aspect of something under consideration

  • at last, we come to the core of the issue that has been dividing us
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sum and substance, the long and short (or the long and the short)

4 the main or greater part of something as distinguished from its subordinate parts

  • a starfish can even survive the division of its core into two parts; both halves then regenerate
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5 an area or point that is an equal distance from all points along an edge or outer surface

  • the mountain rises from ground that is almost precisely at the islandʼs core
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