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nubnoun [S]

uk   us   /nʌb/
the most ​important or ​basicpart of something: What do you ​think is the nub of the ​problem?
(Definition of nub from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nub”
in Chinese (Simplified) 要点, 核心…
in Chinese (Traditional) 要點, 核心…
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