ground zero


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  1. a thing or place that is of greatest importance to an activity or interest a city that was once ground zero for the insurance industry Synonyms axis, base, capital, central, core, cynosure, epicenter, eye, focus, center, heart, hub, locus, mecca, navel, nerve center, nexus, nucleus, omphalos, seatRelated Words headquarters; happy hunting ground, hive, hotbed, hot spot, playground, playland; kernel, nub, pith; deep, thick; essence, quintessence, soul; attraction, lodestone (also loadstone), magnet, polestar

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to criticize severely

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