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Portuguese translation of “core”

core

noun   /kɔːr/
the most important part of something
centro, núcleo
Lack of money is at the core of the problem.
the hard centre part of fruits such as apples, containing the seeds
caroço
(Definition of core noun from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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