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core

noun backbone, bedrock, body, center, content, cornerstone, corpus, epitome, essence, fundamentals, gist, heart, main point, meat, nave, nub, nucleus, prime ingredient, principle, quiddity, quintessence, soul, substance, sum and substance, summary
Associated concepts: core of a case, core of a claim, core of an accusation, core of an allegation, core of testimony
See also: body, center, consequence, content, cornerstone, corpus, epitome, essence, gist, gravamen, interior, main point, outline, point, purpose, significance, structure, substance, summary, synopsis
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A photo electric sensor signals to the KR 500 when a sand core is present.
In contrast to past EHS Core Centers, the next generation of core centers is expected to bring their efforts to bear to a greater degree on translating environmental health research and related basic science results to public health and clinical arenas.
In 2000, the UI began developing a new set of introductory courses for freshmen called Core Discovery.
Again, this occurs because the core restricts the ability of the part to shrink away from the cavity surface.
Market is the "allowable supplier price," which is the price that a remanufacturer or reseller would pay to a core broker at year-end, plus freight-in.
One of the most important places repetitive trauma may be experienced is in the spine, and therefore, a strong core is one of the most important insurance policies you can acquire to protect the health and well-being of your spine, along with all other components of the kinetic chain.
Recent studies depict the inner core as a bizarre world locked inside our planet, where scientist's expectations often prove wrong.
TM] technology will enable systems based on native Quad-Core AMD Opteron processors to dynamically adjust frequencies at the individual core level for further power consumption reductions.
For multi-tasking and multithreaded environments, two cores offer more physical resources, enabling operating systems to prioritize and manage tasks from multiple applications simultaneously and, therefore, maximize performance.
To address these needs, B A Die Mold developed a new unscrewing core design that is driven electrically with servo motors.
This project has also used the services of the Transgenic Animal Support Core to develop mice that have increased ability to produce GSH, and those of the Molecular Biomarker Laboratory Core to test for the expression of the genes associated with GSH production.