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According to WordNet, the noun "core" has 9 sense(s).

108242223 a small group of indispensable persons or things; "five periodicals make up the core of their publishing program".

108524262 the center of an object; "the ball has a titanium core".

109256815 the central part of the Earth.

105921123 the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story".

103107716 a bar of magnetic material (as soft iron) that passes through a coil and serves to increase the inductance of the coil.

106604066 the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work.

109256895 a cylindrical sample of soil or rock obtained with a hollow drill.

103107904 the chamber of a nuclear reactor containing the fissile material where the reaction takes place.

103108069 (computer science) a tiny ferrite toroid formerly used in a random access memory to store one bit of data; now superseded by semiconductor memories; "each core has three wires passing through it, providing the means to select and detect the contents of each bit".


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