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  Definition of centre
  1. a building dedicated to a particular activity; "they were raising money to build a new center for research"
  2. a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process; "in most people the speech center is in the left hemisphere"
  3. the sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering
  4. a place where some particular activity is concentrated; "they received messages from several centers"
  5. a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure
  6. an area that is approximately central within some larger region; "it is in the center of town"; "they ran forward into the heart of the struggle"; "they were in the eye of the storm"
  7. a low-lying region in central France
  8. direct one''s attention on something; "Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies"
  9. move into the center; "That vase in the picture is not centered"
Similar Words: center, nerve center, nerve centre, midpoint, middle, heart, eye, Centre, concentrate, focus, pore, rivet

 

See Also: focus on, center on, revolve around, revolve about, concentrate on, center

 

Hyponyms: burn center, call center, call centre, community center, civic center, conference center, conference house, control center, research center, research facility, service club, settlement house, student center, auditory center, rhinencephalon, olfactory brain, Broca's area, Broca's center, Broca's gyrus, Broca's convolution, convolution of Broca, Wernicke's area, Wernicke's center, superior colliculus, inferior colliculus, respiratory center, nerve center, nerve centre, bight, center of curvature, centre of curvature, bowels, bull's eye, bull, center of gravity, centre of gravity, center of mass, centre of mass, core, navel, navel point, nombril, nucleus, center stage, centre stage, city center, city centre, central city, storm center, storm centre, financial center, hub, inner city, medical center, midfield, seat, City of London, the City, midstream, steep, immerse, engulf, plunge, engross, absorb, soak up, recall, think, zoom in, listen, hear, take heed

 

Grouped Verbs: rivet

 

Substance Meronyms: chocolate candy

 

Part Meronyms: France, French Republic

 

Derivational Morphology: center, middle, center of attention, focus, focusing, focussing, direction, centering, concentration, engrossment, absorption, immersion, assiduity, assiduousness, midpoint

 

Anagrams: center, tenrec, recent

 

 
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