Synonyms for cruxkrʌks; ˈkru siz

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  1. Southern Cross, Crux, Crux Australis(noun)

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

    crux of the matter

  2. crux, crux of the matter(noun)

    the most important point

    crux, crux of the matter

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  1. crux(noun)

    Southern Cross

  2. Crux(propernoun)

    A distinctive winter constellation of the southern sky, shaped like a cross. It appears in the flags of several countries in Oceania.

    Southern Cross

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List of paraphrases:

quid, knot, heart, nub, core, node, essence, noose

Translations for crux

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  • същност на проблема, затруднение, критичен моментBulgarian
  • KernGerman
  • κόμποςGreek
  • hankaluus, käännekohta, kohta, vaikein, taitekohta, ydinFinnish
  • punto crucialeItalian
  • kruispuntDutch
  • sedno, zagadkaPolish
  • [[momento]] [[decisivo]], [[ponto]] [[crucial]]Portuguese
  • punct crucial, moment decisivRomanian
  • krux, kärnaSwedish

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