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The part of the Earth between the mantle and inner core, responsible for generating the planet's magnetic field.

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outer coreUsed other than as an idiom: see outer, core.
outer coreThe hot liquid material found near the centre of some planets, distinct from the solid inner core.(geology) The part of the Earth between the mantle and inner core, responsible for generating the planet's magnetic field.
outer coreThe part of the Earth between the mantle and inner core, responsible for generating the planet's magnetic field.
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