crux of heart n.
The area of the junction of the walls of the four chambers of the heart.
- Crux of the matter
Also, heart of the matter. The basic, central or critical point of an issue. For example, In this trial the bloodstains represent the crux of the matter, or We think the second clause is the heart of the matter. Although crux is Latin for “cross,” in English it means “difficulty” or “puzzle,” and it is […]
- Crux pilorum
crux pilorum crux pi·lo·rum (pī-lôr’əm) n. A crosslike figure formed by hairs growing from two directions that meet and then separate in a direction perpendicular to the original orientation.
/krɔɪf; Dutch krœjf/ noun 1. Johan (joːˈhɑn). born 1947, Dutch footballer and manager: played for Ajax and Barcelona; European Footballer of the Year (1971, 1973, 1974); capped 48 times for the Netherlands, scoring 33 goals; as a manager he won the European Cup with Barcelona (1992)
[krooz; Spanish krooth] /kruz; Spanish kruθ/ noun 1. San Juan de la [sahn hwahn de lah] /sɑn ʰwɑn dɛ lɑ/ (Show IPA), . 2. Juana Inés de la [ee-nes de lah] /iˈnɛs dɛ lɑ/ (Show IPA), 1651–95, Mexican nun, scholar, and poet.