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- adv. to the very core of the matter
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. Primarily; originally; essentially; radically; at the foundation; in origin or constituents.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a fundamental manner; primarily; originally; essentially; at the foundation; as regards fundamentals.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in essence; at bottom or by one's (or its) very nature
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