Definitions of "essence"
  1. The authentic and inherent attributes of a thing that gives it its identity
  2. The main function or objective that is intended for a thing
How to use "essence" in a sentence
  1. In the contract, the essence was to ensure equal distribution of goods between the parties.
  2. Understanding the essence of the law can help to interpret and apply it more effectively.
  3. The lawyer argued that the essence of the property dispute was the violation of his client's rights.

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