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Definition of nexus noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

nexus

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈneksəs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈneksəs//
 
[singular] (formal)
 
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a complicated series of connections between different things the nexus between industry and political power a nexus of interests Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from Latin, ‘a binding together’, from nex- ‘bound’, from the verb nectere.
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