Word of the Day – Dec. 6 – Crux

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Noun: Crux (KRUKS)


1. A puzzling or difficult problem.

2. An essential point requiring resolution or resolving an outcome.

3. A main or central feature (as of an argument).

Sample sentence: The crux of the city’s problem with traffic congestion is that many people find the buses to be unpredictable and don’t trust them to run on time.

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