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Synonyms of pith

Noun


1. pith, plant tissue

usage: soft spongelike central cylinder of the stems of most flowering plants

2. kernel, substance, core, center, centre, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, meat, nub, pith, sum, nitty-gritty, content, cognitive content, mental object

usage: 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"

Verb


1. pith, get rid of, remove

usage: remove the pith from (a plant)

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