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core

(kōr),
1. The central mass of necrotic tissue in a boil.
2. A metal casting or resin form, usually with a post in the canal of a tooth root, designed to retain an artificial crown.
3. A sectional record, usually of plaster of Paris or one of its derivatives, of the relationships of parts, such as teeth, metallic restorations, or copings.
4. The central part of a structure, for example, the core of a glycogen particle or teh core of a virus.
[L. cor, heart]
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core

(kôr)
n.
Anatomy The muscles in the trunk of the human body, including those of the abdomen and chest, that stabilize the spine, pelvis, and shoulders.
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CORE

Clinical Outcomes in Routine Evaluation. A testing system for managers and practitioners working in counseling and psychological therapy services in the UK, which provides a framework for responding to the increasing demand in health and other sectors to provide evidence of service quality and effectiveness.
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core

(kōr)
Made up of the rectus abdominis, transversus abdominis, internal and external oblique muscles. The muscles are used to stabilize the upper torso during movement.
[L. cor, heart]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

core

(kōr)
1. Metal casting or resin form, usually with a post in the canal of a tooth root, designed to retain an artificial crown.
2. Sectional record, usually of plaster of Paris or one of its derivatives, of the relationships of parts, such as teeth, metallic restorations, or copings.
[L. cor, heart]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The number and location of access points into the building core and its facilities directly affect the shape and length of the corridors next to it.
* Infrastructure of the building/spaces and pathways (i.e., site planning; building core and shell; spaces and pathways; Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning (HVAC); and interior fit-out).
Because this project was conceived as an investment building with no particular user/tenant in mind, if was important to develop a methodology to ensure that the objective of environmentally responsible design be maintained throughout the project, not just in the base building core and shell.

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