essence

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essence
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Sense: Noun: fundamental nature
Synonyms:
soul , core , heart , root , nature , nucleus, quintessence, substance , pith, kernel , gist , basis , spirit , sum and substance, binder , marrow , the bottom line, the nitty-gritty (informal)
Sense: Noun: extract
Synonyms:
extract , concentrate , distillate, concentration, elixir

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