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

     

    pith

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//pɪθ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//pɪθ//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1a soft dry white substance inside the skin of oranges and some other fruits
  2. 2the essential or most important part of something the pith of her argument
  3. Word Origin Old English pitha, of West Germanic origin.
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