• (n.) The soft spongy substance in the center of the stems of many plants and trees, especially those of the dicotyledonous or exogenous classes. It consists of cellular tissue.
  • (n.) The spongy interior substance of a feather.
  • (n.) The spinal cord; the marrow.
  • (n.) Hence: The which contains the strength of life; the vital or essential part; concentrated force; vigor; strength; importance; as, the speech lacked pith.
  • (v. t.) To destroy the central nervous system of (an animal, as a frog), as by passing a stout wire or needle up and down the vertebral canal.

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lith vs. pith

pish vs. pith

pita vs. pith

pith vs. sith

gith vs. pith

pith vs. tith

pith vs. pity

pitch vs. pith

kith vs. pith

pith vs. with

path vs. pith

pith vs. pithless

pith vs. pithlike

crux vs. pith

brevity vs. pith

medullary vs. pith

medulla vs. pith

pit vs. pith

electroscope vs. pith

pith vs. shola

albedo vs. pith

cattle vs. pith

pith vs. pithy

pith vs. substance

pith vs. stuff

pith vs. spirit

pith vs. soul

pith vs. quintessence

meat vs. pith

nub vs. pith

marrow vs. pith

kernel vs. pith

inwardness vs. pith

heart vs. pith

pith vs. tenor

gist vs. pith

essence vs. pith

core vs. pith

pith vs. plant

pith vs. stem

pith vs. spongy

pith vs. supreme

pith vs. sum