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nubbin

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2 the central part or aspect of something under consideration
  • this nubbin of the intelligence report is the prediction that the country's government will soon fall

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The first known use of nubbin was in 1692

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“Nubbin.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nubbin. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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