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Synonyms for Crux

crucial point


Synonyms for Crux

a small conspicuous constellation in the southern hemisphere in the Milky Way near Centaurus

the most important point

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Britain has a wealth of expertise in science, engineering and technology and by working with companies like Crux Product Design Ltd, we can tap into a much wider network of skills and abilities from other industries to ensure we are leaving no stone unturned in our pursuit of sporting excellence.
Karen Cull: her choir's album O Crux has been gaining international acclaim and topped the Christmas charts in Iran
The Crux device demonstrated excellent deployment, retrieval and safety profile," stated Robert R.
Additionally, Crux will feature lighter fare, including quizzes, travel coverage and recipes.
The sizable lease will be the crux of a recent turnaround for 32 Old Slip, which began last January when insurance firm Frank Crystal & Co.
This non sequitur brought us to the unwitting crux of the show: the palpable attempt to bring the art of science back to the stuff of the body while making it strange and even beautiful.
At the crux of the problem, he argues, is a profound and ancient misunderstanding of the meaning of natural differences between the sexes.
That unusual alliance, says Shepard, was the crux of the film, in which young Cozza is seen maturing from a crusading 13-year-old to a voice-breaking, still-crusading 15-year-old (when filming concluded in June 2000).
The crux of Pryor's strategy involves unifying the already existing 450,000 black businesses under the NBL, an umbrella organization founded by Washington in 1900.
Crux Biomedical announced that a recently completed pivotal trial of its innovative Crux Vena Cava Filter (VCF) System with bi-directional retrieval was presented at the 2012 Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Scientific Meeting (March 24-29, San Francisco).
It spans from the False Cross in the south-west, up through Crux and Centaurus, to the curved figure of Scorpius the Scorpion nearly overhead.
Crux Fermentation Project has announced a partnership with Columbia Distributing, an agreement that will expand the footprint of Crux in both Oregon and Washington.
That is the crux of Palast's thesis as he presents a sensationally disturbing brief on legal corruption fomented by deregulated, market-driven greed.
The crux of the current debate centers on how Title IX is applied to sports.
At the crux of the matter is the movement of the hydroxide ion, OH-, in water.