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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Being or placed in the middle; Clustered around a main point or purpose.

Usage examples (39)
  • Adjective : a centered arc. ,The illustration was centered on the page. ,a centered dot between syllables
  • Noun : The sun is the center of the solar system. ,the center of a problem. ,His family is the center of his life. ,a shipping center. ,a...
  • Verb (used with object) : She centered the clock on the mantelpiece. ,He centered his novel on the Civil War. ,A small brass star...
  • Verb (used without object) : The interest of the book centers specifically on the character of the eccentric hero. Political power in the town centers in the position of mayor.... for more
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