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Synonyms for (noun) core

Synonyms: core Definition: a bar of magnetic material (as soft iron) that passes through a coil and serves to increase the inductance of the coil

Similar words: bar Definition: a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon Usage: there were bars in the windows to prevent escape

Synonyms: core Definition: the chamber of a nuclear reactor containing the fissile material where the reaction takes place

Similar words: chamber Definition: a natural or artificial enclosed space

Synonyms: core, magnetic core Definition: (computer science) a tiny ferrite toroid formerly used in a random access memory to store one bit of data; now superseded by semiconductor memories Usage: each core has three wires passing through it, providing the means to select and detect the contents of each bit

Similar words: toroid, torus Definition: a ring-shaped surface generated by rotating a circle around an axis that does not intersect the circle

Synonyms: gist, heart, heart and soul, nub, nitty-gritty, essence, core, centre, center, pith, meat, inwardness, kernel, marrow, substance, sum Definition: the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience Usage: the gist of the prosecutor's argument; the heart and soul of the Republican Party; the nub of the story

Similar words: mental object, content, cognitive content Definition: the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned

Synonyms: core, effect, gist, essence, burden Definition: the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work

Similar words: significance, signification, meaning, import Definition: the message that is intended or expressed or signified Usage: what is the meaning of this sentence; the significance of a red traffic light; the signification of Chinese characters; the import of his announcement was ambiguous

Synonyms: nucleus, core, core group Definition: a small group of indispensable persons or things Usage: five periodicals make up the core of their publishing program

Similar words: set Definition: a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used Usage: a set of books; a set of golf clubs; a set of teeth

Synonyms: Congress of Racial Equality, CORE Definition: an organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality

Similar words: NGO, nongovernmental organization Definition: an organization that is not part of the local or state or federal government

Synonyms: core Definition: the center of an object Usage: the ball has a titanium core

Similar words: center, centre, midpoint Definition: a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure

Synonyms: core Definition: the central part of the Earth

Similar words: center, centre, midpoint Definition: a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure

Synonyms: core Definition: a cylindrical sample of soil or rock obtained with a hollow drill

Similar words: sample Definition: all or part of a natural object that is collected and preserved as an example of its class

Synonyms for (verb) core

Synonyms: core Definition: remove the core or center from Usage: core an apple

Similar words: core out, hollow, hollow out Definition: remove the interior of Usage: hollow out a tree trunk