ASL Sign Language Dictionary

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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
Essence - ASL Philosophy Resource
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Core in ASL Watch how to sign Core in American Sign Language
Core - ASL Study
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essence in ASL Watch how to sign essence in American Sign Language
essence - SMARTSign Dictionary
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Similiar / Same: essence, heart and soul, inwardness, nitty-gritty, gist, pith, substance, meat, nub, core, sum, center, heart, marrow

Categories: cognitive content, content, mental object

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


How to sign: a computer program at the core of a computer's operating system and generally has complete control over everything in the system

Kernel in ASL Watch how to sign Kernel in American Sign Language
Kernel - DeafTec More details
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How to sign: a single whole grain of a cereal
"a kernel of corn";

kernel in ASL Watch how to sign kernel in American Sign Language
kernel - SMARTSign Dictionary
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Categories: caryopsis, grain

Within this category: corn

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