The most valuable or successful part of something: science is the brightest jewel in the crown of our civilization
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- This has been the dilemma facing the FA as they once again tinkered with the jewel in their crown, the FA Cup this week.
- Monopoly, however, is the jewel in their crown, one which they guard jealously.
- Our reservoirs and surrounding countryside are the jewel in our crown when we play host to visitors and tourists.