kernel

[ kur-nl ]SEE DEFINITION OF kernel

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR KERNEL

Its kernel is very bitter, and it is said to be a specific against fevers.

Mark strangled over a kernel of corn and stared, teary-eyed, at Billy.

It is that kernel of personality which inclines him in this direction or that.

Without that discipline they would have been a shell without a kernel.

Other experiments show that the Praeparturien shell and kernel are about equal.

If the kernel is withered, no marriage at all is prophesied.

Cerneaux, which are the kernel of green walnuts, were just coming into season.

This is the kernel of all that is most retrograde in Mr. Carlyle's teaching.

There is a kernel inside the shell, if only we have the teeth to crack it.

Whatever else the Gospel is, that is the kernel and the basis of it all.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR KERNEL

nut

nounseed of fruit, vegetable
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