A group of nerve cells regulating a particular function
A conventional two-lobed representation of the heart, usually colored red or pink.
A point at which rays of light or other radiation converge or from which they appear to diverge, as after refraction or reflection in an optical system:
An inclination or tendency of a specified kind:
A stone tool consisting of a core that is flaked (struck with another rock or similar material) to produce a cutting edge or edges. Core tools date at least to the beginning of the Oldowan tool industry and are the earliest stone tools known to have been deliberately fashioned by humans. Core tools include choppers, cleavers, and hand axes.
a small group of indispensable persons or things
The nucleus is the center core of an atom that has a positive charge and that contains most of the atom's mass, or the central heart of an organization or group.
The center part of a wheel, fan, or propeller.
The electrode attached to this region.
A short-legged, thickset riding horse
The edible flesh of animals, especially that of mammals as opposed to that of fish or poultry.
The middle part of the body; waist
A usually small, roundish lump or mass of manganese, cobalt, etc. found on the floor of the sea or a large lake
The soft, spongy tissue in the center of the stems of most flowering plants, gymnosperms, and ferns. Pith is composed of parenchyma cells. In plants that undergo secondary growth, such as angiosperms, the pith is surrounded by the vascular tissues and is gradually compressed by the inward growth of the vascular tissue known as xylem. In plants with woody stems, the pith dries out and often disintegrates as the plant grows older, leaving the stem hollow.
The usually underground portion of a plant that lacks buds, leaves, or nodes and serves as support, draws minerals and water from the surrounding soil, and sometimes stores food.
The principal commodity produced in a town or region.
That which is real or practical in quality or character; practical value:
The utmost limit; the maximum:
The outside part, parts or surface of something.
The state or quality of being exterior or exteriorized
The area or extent of such a face
Anything that covers
The far end or part:
The vital core; the essence:
(Law, dated) The essential ground for action in a suit, without which there is no cause of action.
Marrow is defined as an innermost, choice part, especially the fatty tissue inside bones.
The pure, highly concentrated essence of a thing.
Abstract substance or character.
The main claim or most important aspect of a complaint against a defendant.
A position of advantage over others, as in a race or an endeavor; a lead:
The most central and material part
(computer science) a tiny ferrite toroid formerly used in a random access memory to store one bit of data; now superseded by semiconductor memories
The quality or state of being inward
(Cinematography) An illusion produced by technical means (as in "special effect")
The amount of a disease-causing entity present in an organism.
an organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality
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