core

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noun
ADJECTIVE
hollow

Each fibre/fiber has a hollow core.

dense, solid, strong
copper, iron, etc.
reactor

nuclear reactor cores

central, essential, inner, innermost, very

This is seen as the central core of the government's policy.

A new spirit welled up from the very core of the nation.

outer
common

a common core of shared understanding

hard

A hard core of supporters gathered to see the star arrive.

hard-core party members

emotional

the emotional core of her music

VERB + CORE
form, make up

These ideas formed the core of his philosophy.

surround
get to

We want to get to the core of the problem.

PREPOSITION
at sth's core

At the core of our convictions is belief in individual liberty.

to the core

She was shaken to the core by the news.

He's a politician to the core (= in all his attitudes, beliefs and actions).

PHRASES
the earth's core

heat from the earth's core

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verb
Core is used with these nouns as the object: ↑apple
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adj.
Core is used with these nouns: ↑audience, ↑belief, ↑business, ↑collection, ↑competence, ↑component, ↑concept, ↑constituency, ↑curriculum, ↑discipline, ↑element, ↑funding, ↑ideology, ↑message, ↑philosophy, ↑principle, ↑requirement, ↑strength, ↑subject, ↑supporter, ↑technology, ↑worker

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