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omphalos

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a thing or place that is of greatest importance to an activity or interest
  • during the Vietnam War the university's campus effectively became the area's omphalos for antiwar activity

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“Omphalos.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/omphalos. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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