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Another word for center

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Noun
  1. A point or an area equidistant from all sides of something

      1. The middle position or part; the center:
      2. A position of proximity to others:
      3. The condition of being surrounded or beset by something:
      1. The point of a line segment or curvilinear arc that divides it into two parts of the same length.
      2. A position midway between two extremes.
      1. Equally distant from extremes or limits; central:
      2. Being at neither one extreme nor the other, as of a sequence or scale; intermediate:
      3. Of or relating to a division of geologic time between an earlier and a later division:
      1. Relating to, located in, or extending toward the middle.
      2. Of, relating to, or situated in or near the plane that divides a bilaterally symmetrical animal into right and left halves; mesial.
      3. Relating to or constituting the middle value in a distribution.
    See also:

    edge

  2. A place of concentrated activity, influence, or importance

      1. Something, such as a chair or bench, that may be sat on:
      2. The part on which one rests in sitting:
      3. A place in which one may sit:
      1. The center part of a wheel, fan, or propeller.
      2. A center of activity or interest; a focal point:
      1. The chambered muscular organ in vertebrates that pumps blood received from the veins into the arteries, thereby maintaining the flow of blood through the entire circulatory system.
      2. A similarly functioning structure in invertebrates.
      3. The area that is the approximate location of the heart in the body; the breast.
      1. The offices of a commander, as of a military unit, from which orders are issued.
      2. A center of operations or administration:
      1. The distinctness or clarity of an image rendered by an optical system.
      2. The state of maximum distinctness or clarity of such an image:
      3. An apparatus used to adjust the focal length of an optical system in order to make an image distinct or clear:
    See also:

    edge

  3. A point of origin from which ideas or influences, for example, originate

      1. The usually underground portion of a plant that lacks buds, leaves, or nodes and serves as support, draws minerals and water from the surrounding soil, and sometimes stores food.
      2. Any of various other underground plant parts, especially an underground stem such as a rhizome, corm, or tuber.
      3. The embedded part of an organ or structure such as a hair, tooth, or nerve, that serves as a base or support.
      1. Moving or functioning rapidly and energetically; speedy:
      2. Learning, thinking, or understanding with speed and dexterity; bright:
      3. Perceiving or responding with speed and sensitivity; keen:
      1. The center part of a wheel, fan, or propeller.
      2. A center of activity or interest; a focal point:
      1. The chambered muscular organ in vertebrates that pumps blood received from the veins into the arteries, thereby maintaining the flow of blood through the entire circulatory system.
      2. A similarly functioning structure in invertebrates.
      3. The area that is the approximate location of the heart in the body; the breast.
      1. The distinctness or clarity of an image rendered by an optical system.
      2. The state of maximum distinctness or clarity of such an image:
      3. An apparatus used to adjust the focal length of an optical system in order to make an image distinct or clear:
      1. The central or innermost part:
      2. The hard or fibrous central part of certain fruits, such as the apple or pear, containing the seeds.
      3. The basic or most important part; the crucial element or essence:
      1. The deepest or lowest part:
      2. The part closest to a reference point:
      3. The underside:
    See also:

    start

Verb
  1. To direct toward a common center

      1. The distinctness or clarity of an image rendered by an optical system.
      2. The state of maximum distinctness or clarity of such an image:
      3. An apparatus used to adjust the focal length of an optical system in order to make an image distinct or clear:
      1. To adjust or come to a focus.
      2. To bring or be brought to a focus; sharpen.
      3. To concentrate or be concentrated; localize.
      1. To tend toward or approach an intersecting point:
      2. To come together from different directions; meet:
      3. To tend toward or achieve union or a common conclusion or result:
      1. To direct or draw toward a common center; focus.
      2. To bring into one main body:
      3. To make (a solution or mixture) less dilute.
      1. The bed of a stream or river.
      2. The deeper part of a river or harbor, especially a deep navigable passage.
      3. A broad strait, especially one that connects two seas.
    See also:

    edge

Adjective
  1. At, in, near, or being the center

      1. Equally distant from extremes or limits; central:
      2. Being at neither one extreme nor the other, as of a sequence or scale; intermediate:
      3. Of or relating to a division of geologic time between an earlier and a later division:
      1. Middle; central.
      2. Being the part in the middle or center:
      3. Of, relating to, or being a vowel produced with the tongue in a position approximately intermediate between high and low, as the vowel in but.
      1. Relating to, located in, or extending toward the middle.
      2. Of, relating to, or situated in or near the plane that divides a bilaterally symmetrical animal into right and left halves; mesial.
      3. Relating to or constituting the middle value in a distribution.
      1. Relating to, situated in, or extending toward the middle; median.
      2. Being a sound, syllable, or letter occurring between the initial and final positions in a word or morpheme.
      3. Being or relating to an average or a mean.
      1. Situated at, in, or near the center:
      2. Forming the center.
      3. Having dominant or controlling power or influence:
    See also:

    edge

Another word for center

Noun
  1. A central point

  2. A point that attracts people

  3. Essence

      1. A grain or seed, as of a cereal grass, enclosed in a husk.
      2. The usually edible seed inside the hard covering of a nut or fruit stone.
      3. The central or most important part; the core:
      1. The central idea; the essence.
      2. The grounds for action in a suit.
      1. The central or innermost part:
      2. The hard or fibrous central part of certain fruits, such as the apple or pear, containing the seeds.
      3. The basic or most important part; the crucial element or essence:
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