nub / nəb/ • n. 1. (the nub) the crux or central point of a matter: the nub of the problem lies elsewhere. 2. a small lump or protuberance: he pressed down on the two nubs on top of the phone. ∎ a small chunk or nugget of metal or rock: a nub of gold.
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