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kernel definition

kernel


 
  Grep  of  noun  kernel 
  kernel 
  palm  kernel 
 
  Overview  of  noun  kernel 
 
  The  noun  kernel  has  3  senses  (no  senses  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  kernel,  meat  --  (the  inner  and  usually  edible  part  of  a  seed  or  grain  or  nut  or  fruit  stone:  "black  walnut  kernels  are  difficult  to  get  out  of  the  shell") 
  2.  kernel  --  (a  single  whole  grain  of  a  cereal:  "a  kernel  of  corn") 
  3.  kernel,  substance,  core,  center,  essence,  gist,  heart,  heart  and  soul,  inwardness,  marrow,  meat,  nub,  pith,  sum,  nitty-gritty  --  (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") 
 
  Overview  of  noun  kernel 
 
  The  noun  kernel  has  3  senses  (no  senses  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  kernel,  meat  --  (the  inner  and  usually  edible  part  of  a  seed  or  grain  or  nut  or  fruit  stone:  "black  walnut  kernels  are  difficult  to  get  out  of  the  shell") 
  2.  kernel  --  (a  single  whole  grain  of  a  cereal:  "a  kernel  of  corn") 
  3.  kernel,  substance,  core,  center,  essence,  gist,  heart,  heart  and  soul,  inwardness,  marrow,  meat,  nub,  pith,  sum,  nitty-gritty  --  (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") 



kernel definition