essential part

essential part
index body (main part), center (essence), character (personal quality), characteristic, content (meaning), element, essence, gist (ground for a suit), gist (substance), gravamen, ingredient, main point, sine qua non, spirit, substance (essential nature)

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  • Legal process is an essential part of the democratic process. — Legal process is an essential part of the democratic process. Legal process is an essential part of the democratic process. Justice Felix Frankfurter Nolo’s Plain English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Thompson Hill. 2009 …   Law dictionary

  • remove an essential part — index eviscerate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • take away an essential part — index eviscerate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • part and parcel — This expression, meaning ‘an essential part of something’, retains an older meaning of parcel that has otherwise not survived, namely ‘a constituent or component part’ (as in Swinburne s Till the soul of man be parcel of the sunlight) …   Modern English usage

  • part and parcel of something — part and parcel of sth idiom an essential part of sth • Keeping the accounts is part and parcel of my job. Main entry: ↑partidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • essential — I UK [ɪˈsenʃ(ə)l] / US adjective *** 1) completely necessary In a large organization, good internal communication is essential. essential for: Light is absolutely essential for the healthy development of plants. essential to: He had acquired the… …   English dictionary

  • essential — es|sen|tial1 [ ı senʃl ] adjective *** 1. ) completely necessary: In a large organization, good internal communication is essential. essential for: Light is absolutely essential for the healthy development of plants. essential to: He had acquired …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • essential — 01. It is [essential] that you increase your vocabulary if you want to improve your English. 02. Parents of elementary school children sometimes seem to forget that playing with friends is an [essential] part of the social development of a child …   Grammatical examples in English

  • essential — es|sen|tial1 W2S2 [ıˈsenʃəl] adj 1.) extremely important and necessary essential for/to ▪ A good diet is essential for everyone. it is essential (that) ▪ It is essential that our pilots are given the best possible training. it is essential to do… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • part — /pat / (say paht) noun 1. a portion or division of a whole, separate in reality, or in thought only; a piece, fragment, fraction, or section; a constituent. 2. an essential or integral attribute or quality. 3. a. a section or major division of a… …   Australian-English dictionary

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