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1core/ˈkoɚ/noun
pluralcores
1core
/ˈkoɚ/
noun
pluralcores
Learner's definition of CORE  
[count]
: the central part of a fruit (such as an apple) that contains the seeds
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: the central part of something
: the most important or basic part of something
— see also hard core
technical  : a part that has been removed from a material for scientific study
technical  : the place in a nuclear reactor where the reaction takes place

to the core

: in a very complete or extreme way — used for emphasis
2core/ˈkoɚ/adjective
2core
/ˈkoɚ/
adjective
Learner's definition of CORE  
always used before a noun
: most important or most basic
: of or relating to the classes that all the students in a school are required to take or the skills that all students are required to learn
3core/ˈkoɚ/verb
corescoredcoring
3core
/ˈkoɚ/
verb
corescoredcoring
Learner's definition of CORE  
[+ object]
: to remove a core from (a fruit)

— corer

noun,pluralcorers[count]
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