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  Definition of Nub
  1. 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"
  2. a small piece; "a nub of coal"; "a stub of a pencil"
  3. a small lump or protuberance
Similar Words: kernel, substance, core, center, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, meat, pith, sum, nitty-gritty, stub, nubble

 

Hyponyms: bare bones, hypostasis, quiddity, haecceity, quintessence, stuff, nubbin

 

Derivational Morphology: summate

 

Anagrams: bun

 

 
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