core

  1. the center of an object
  2. a small group of indispensable persons or things
  3. the central part of the earth
  4. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
  5. a cylindrical sample of soil or rock obtained with a hollow drill
  6. an organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality
  7. the central meaning or theme of a speech or ......

    Core

    A small section cut from any material to show internal composition.
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    core

    A supporting plane that is internal to a packaging and interconnecting structure. Multilayer circuit boards may contain unclad laminate cores, or special-purpose cores made of metal (aluminium, copper) to enhance heat dissipation or for other purposes.
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    core

    The innermost layer of the Earth, consisting primarily of pure metals such as iron and nickel. The core is the densest layer of the Earth, and is divided into the outer core, which is believed to be liquid, and the inner core, which is believed to be solid. See also crust and mantle.
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    Core

    • (v. t.) To form by means of a core, as a hole in a casting. • (n.) The heart or inner part of a thing, as of a column, wall, rope, of a boil, etc.; especially, the central part of fruit, containing the kernels or seeds; as, the core of an apple or quince. • (n.) The bony process which forms the central axis of the horns in many ani...
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    Core

    (1) A cylindrical sample extracted from a BEACH or seabed to investigate the types and DEPTHS of sediment layers. (2) An inner, often much less permeable portion of a BREAKWATER, or BARRIER BEACH.
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    CORE

    (In topic `Tools, Methods & Processes`) CORE (COntrolled Requirements Expression) is Vitech`s system engineering/architecting tool
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    core

    1. The central mass of necrotic tissue in a boil. ... 2. A metal casting, usually with a post in the canal of a tooth root, designed to retain an artificial crown. ... 3. A sectional record, usually of plaster of Paris or one of its derivatives, of the relationships of parts, such as teeth, metallic restorations, or copings. ... Origin: L. Cor, hea...
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    Core

    1. The iron-rich central part of the Earth. The core is divided into two zones (the inner core and outer core) because of the different way in which they transmit seismic waves. The core is responsible for the Earth`s magnetic field, and accounts for 32% of the mass of the planet. 2. a long sample of sediment or rock extracted by drilling down into...
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    core

    nucleus noun a small group of indispensable persons or things; `five periodicals make up the core of their publishing program`
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    core

    (earth science) In earth science, the innermost part of the Earth. It is divided into an outer core, which begins at a depth of 2,900 km/1,800 mi, and an inner core, which begins at a depth of 4,980 km/3,100 mi. Both parts are...
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    CORE

    [advertising media] Core is an advertising agency founded in St. Louis, Missouri in 1995 by Marc Kempter. Core has three major divisions: a full-service advertising agency; Core Audiovisual; Core Content. Core was named in Graphis Inc. Magazine’s `Top 10 Creative Agencies” and by Advertising Age magazine as `One to Watch.” Core was al...
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    Core

    [anatomy] In anatomy, the core refers, in its most general of definitions, to the body minus the legs and arms. Functional movements are highly dependent on the core, and lack of core development can result in a predisposition to injury. The major muscles of the core reside in the area of the belly and the mid and lower back (not the should...
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    CORE

    [Brazil] Coordenadoria de Recursos Especiais (Portuguese for Coordination of Special Assets), mostly known by its acronym CORE, is a national special police unit within the Civil Police, which originated from the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. CORE was formed in July 4, 1969, and is comparable to São Paulo`s GOE. ==Duties== ==Services== ...
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    Core

    [economics] ==Summary == Badge of Medelpads Fotbollförbund as found on the Medelpads Fotbollförbund Official website. Available at http://medelpad.svenskfotboll.se/. ===Fair-use rationale=== ...
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    Core

    [game theory] In game theory, the core is the set of feasible allocations that cannot be improved upon by a subset (a coalition) of the economy`s consumers. A coalition is said to improve upon or block a feasible allocation if the members of that coalition are better off under another feasible allocation that is identical to the first excep...
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    Core

    [graph theory] Two graphs are said to be homomorphism equivalent or hom-equivalent if they have isomorphic cores. == Examples == ...
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    Core

    [group] In group theory, a branch of mathematics, a core is any of certain special normal subgroups of a group. The two most common types are the normal core of a subgroup and the p-core of a group. ==The normal core== ===Definition=== Under this more general definition, the normal core is the core with respect to S=G. The normal core of an...
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    Core

    [India] Category:Old-time Base Ball articles by quality ...
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    Core

    [manufacturing] A core is a device used in casting and molding processes to produce internal cavities and reentrant angles. The core is normally a disposable item that is destroyed to get it out of the piece. They are most commonly used in sand casting, but are also used in injection molding. An intriguing example of the use of cores is in ...
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    core

    [Noun] Central or most important part.
    Example: As captain, David Beckham is the core of the English football team.
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    Core

    [radio station] ==Station history== Core was originally owned by GWR Group, now GCap Media. It was launched on the Digital One multiplex on 15 November 1999 at 1pm (GMT), alongside four other stations, Planet Rock, Classic FM, Talk Radio (now TalkSport) and Virgin Radio (now Absolute Radio), with other stations joining the multiplex in the ...
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    Core

    Core (kōr) noun [ French corps . See Corps .] A body of individuals; an assemblage. [ Obsolete] « He was in a core of people. Bacon. »
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    Core

    Core noun [ Confer Chore .] (Mining.) A miner's underground working time or shift. Raymond. » The twenty-four hours are divided into three or four cores .
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    Core

    Core transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Cord (kōrd); present participle & verbal noun Coring .] 1. To take out the core or inward parts of; as, to core an apple. « He's like a corn upon my great toe...
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