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core

How to sign: 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";

Essence in ASL Watch how to sign Essence in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: nitty-gritty, inwardness, heart and soul, essence, gist, pith, nub, meat, substance, kernel, sum, marrow, center, heart

Categories: cognitive content, content, mental object

Within this category: bare bones, hypostasis, quiddity, quintessence, stuff

core

How to sign: remove the core or center from
"core an apple";

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Categories: core out, hollow, hollow out

core

How to sign: the center of an object
"the ball has a titanium core";

core in ASL Watch how to sign core in American Sign Language
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Categories: center, centre, midpoint

Within this category: corncob

core

How to sign: the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work

gist in ASL Watch how to sign gist in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: gist, essence, burden, effect

Categories: import, meaning, significance, signification

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