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  Words related to marrow

Related / Similar Words: bone marrow, kernel, substance, core, center, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, meat, nub, pith, sum, nitty-gritty, vegetable marrow, marrow squash

 

Definition:
  • the fatty network of connective tissue that fills the cavities of bones;
  • 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";
  • large elongated squash with creamy to deep green skins;
  • very tender and very nutritious tissue from marrowbones;
  • any of various squash plants grown for their elongated fruit with smooth dark green skin and whitish flesh;

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    Hyponyms: red marrow, red bone marrow, yellow marrow, yellow bone marrow, bare bones, hypostasis, quiddity, haecceity, quintessence, stuff, zucchini, courgette, cocozelle, Italian vegetable marrow

     

    Part Meronyms: bone, os, immune system, marrow squash, vegetable marrow, marrowbone

     

    Derivational Morphology: summate

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: cmn   Dutch: merg  
    Finnish: luuydin   French: moelle  
    German: Mark   Greek: μεδούλι  
    Indonesian: Sum sum tulang   Interlingua: medulla  
    Italian: midollo   Maltese: mudullun  
    Norwegian: marg   Polish: szpik  
    Portuguese: medula   Russian: sc=Cyrl  
    Slovak: špik   Spanish: médula  
    Swedish: märg  
     
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