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cores, plural;
  1. Remove the tough central part and seeds from (a fruit)
    • - peel and core the pears
  1. The tough central part of various fruits, containing the seeds
    • - an apple core
  2. The central or most important part of something, in particular

  3. The part of something that is central to its existence or character
    • - managers can concentrate on their core activities
    • - the plan has the interests of children at its core
  4. An important or unchanging group of people forming the central part of a larger body

  5. The dense central region of a planet, esp. the nickel–iron inner part of the earth

  6. The central part of a nuclear reactor, which contains the fissile material

  7. A tiny ring of magnetic material used in a computer memory to store one bit of data, now superseded by semiconductor memories

  8. The inner strand of an electrical cable or rope

  9. A piece of soft iron forming the center of an electromagnet or an induction coil

  10. An internal mold filling a space to be left hollow in a casting

  11. A cylindrical sample of rock, ice, or other material obtained by boring with a hollow drill

  12. A piece of flint from which flakes or blades have been removed

  1. a small group of indispensable persons or things; "five periodicals make up the core of their publishing program"
  2. remove the core or center from; "core an apple"
  3. the center of an object; "the ball has a titanium core"
  4. the central part of the Earth
  5. kernel: 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"
  6. a cylindrical sample of soil or rock obtained with a hollow drill
  7. Core is an advertising agency founded in St. Louis, Missouri in 1995 by Marc Kempter
  8. Core is the debut album by the American rock band Stone Temple Pilots, released on September 29, 1992 through Atlantic Records. ...
  9. 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. ...
  10. Core was a stoner rock band from New Jersey during the late '90s.
  11. Korah or Kórach (Hebrew: קֹרַח, Standard Tiberian ; "Baldness; ice; hail; frost") Some older English translations spell the name Core, and many Eastern European translations have Korak. ...
  12. Coordenadoria de Recursos Especiais (Portuguese for Coordination of Special Resources), mostly known by its acronym CORE, is a national SWAT unit within the Civil Police, which originated from the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. CORE was formed in July 4th, 1969.
  13. A body of individuals; an assemblage; A miner's underground working time or shift; A Hebrew dry measure; a cor or homer; The central part of fruit, containing the kernels or seeds; as, the core of an apple or quince; The heart or inner part of a thing, as of a column, wall, rope, of a boil, etc; ...
  14. (CORES) Registering in the FCC's Commission Registration System (CORES) is how you provide the FCC with basic information and how you receive an FCC Registration Number (FRN). ...
  15. (Cores) Metal sticks that are carefully attached to a model used in the ‘lost-wax’ method of casting. These sticks are used to make sure the model does not move around within the mould when the wax has been melted and the molten bronze is poured in. ...
  16. (Cores) are cylindrical samples of rock which are obtained from drilling and tested for compressive strength
  17. Cores are pieces that fit into the mold to create detailed internal passages in the metal piece. Cores must be strong and hard to withstand the molten metal, and collapsible so they can be removed from the metal piece after it has cooled. ...
  18. A small section cut from any material to show internal composition.
  19. The long cylindrical piece of rock, about an inch in diameter, brought to surface by diamond drilling.
  20. Rigid tubes used as a spool for winding a paper web into a paper roll.
  21. (kohr) – see abdominals – The six abdominal muscles are: transverse abdominal, two internal obliques, two external obliques and the rectus abdominis.
  22. A plastic cylinder on which film is wound for transport or storage.
  23. The uranium-containing heart of a nuclear reactor, where energy is released.
  24. 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.
  25. the inner portion of a hose, usually referring to the material in contact with the medium.