What is CORE?

  • (noun): A bar of magnetic material (as soft iron) that passes through a coil and serves to increase the inductance of the coil.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on core:

RTLinux - Core Components
... RTLinux is structured as a small core component and a set of optional components ... The core component permits installation of very low latency interrupt handlers that cannot be delayed or preempted by Linux itself and some low level ... This core component has been extended to support SMP and at the same time it has been simplified by removing some functionality that can be provided ...
AmigaOS - Components - Kickstart
... to boot standard Amiga hardware and many of the core components of AmigaOS ... Kickstart contains many core parts of the Amiga's operating system, such as Exec, Intuition, the core of AmigaDOS and functionality to initialize Autoconfig compliant ... system checks and then initializes the Amiga chipset and some core OS components ...
Pentium M - Core Solo and Core Duo
... a derivative of P6 found in Pentium M CPUs), codenamed Yonah, was released under the Intel Core brand, as Core Duo and Core Solo ...
The Core
... The Core is a 2003 American disaster film ... of nuclear explosions in order to restart the rotation of Earth's core ...
Core - Other
... Core, West Virginia The single seed in the center of a cherry, peach, plum, olive, avocado or other fruit Core, San Diego, California, a neighborhood in the ...

More definitions of "CORE":

  • (noun): The center of an object.
    Example: "The ball has a titanium core"
  • (noun): The chamber of a nuclear reactor containing the fissile material where the reaction takes place.
  • (noun): The central part of the Earth.
  • (noun): A small group of indispensable persons or things.
    Example: "Five periodicals make up the core of their publishing program"
    Synonyms: nucleus, core group
  • (noun): A cylindrical sample of soil or rock obtained with a hollow drill.
  • (verb): Remove the core or center from.
    Example: "Core an apple"

Famous quotes containing the word core:

    Avoiding humiliation is the core of tragedy and comedy.
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    For books are more than books, they are the life
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    The essence and quintessence of their lives.
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