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nub

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1 a small uneven mass
  • throw a nub of butter into the frying pan

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2 the central part or aspect of something under consideration
  • the nub of the argument is that the intelligence agencies failed the country

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“Nub.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nub. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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