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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The central part of a car wheel (or fan or propeller etc) through which the shaft or axle passes; A center of activity or interest or commerce or transportation.

Usage examples (41)
  • The playground is the hub of parental supervision
  • The airport is the economic hub of the area
  • A tactic they run with later on when the "hub" is unveiled to the guest star.
  • Each hub is independently owned by a “hub operator.” for more
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