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 Meanings and Examples of CRUX
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 n.  the most important point
 n.  a small conspicuous constellation in the southern hemisphere in the Milky Way near Centaurus
Classic Sentence:
1  But his papers were my great crux.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Context  Highlight   In VI. The Adventure of The Musgrave Ritual
Example Sentence:
1  The crux of the country's economic problems is its foreign debt.
2  The crux of the matter lies in our lack of expert knowledge.
3  The issue of an arms embargo will be at the crux of the negotiations in Geneva.