Part of speech:
Main is described as the most important or primary person or thing.
Of, at, or related to a center.
Most private; innermost.
Situated at or near the center; central.
The definition of pivotal is something which is central, vital or very important.
Of or like an umbilicus, or navel, or an umbilical cord
Tending toward or characterized by cruelty or violence:
The definition of inner is something related to the inside, the spirit or private things.
Designating a line extending from a vertex of a triangle to the middle of the opposite side
Located farthest within
The definition of interior is something or someone on the inside.
Situated at the center
First or highest in rank or importance; main:
Of, being, or serving as a starting point or basis:
The first in a group or series.
Related to, located in, or constituting an outer boundary or periphery.
Farther from the centre of the inside.
Situated at the center
The definition of convenient is something easy to do, causes little trouble or easy to get to.
Originating from or arranged by someone inside an organisation.
Relating to what is basic; radical
Unavoidably determined by prior conditions or circumstances; inevitable:
The definition of principal is the first or highest in importance.
Chief, in a political sense, as being the seat of the general government of a state or nation.
In or by the center; central.
Most important or significant; main; principal
Tending to be stronger than its counterpart or used for the most important tasks or in the most pressing situations:
The definition of essential is completely necessary or part of the basic nature of something.
First in rank or importance; leading
Controlling; essential; important
The definition of leading is a person or thing in the first, major or primary position or role.
Being the part in the middle or center:
Pertaining to the middle voice.
Having or expressing a covert or nonverbal meaning; suggestive:
Possessing some quality, or having been subject to some operation (as substitution), in the second degree; as, a secondary salt, a secondary amine, etc. Compare primary.
Reaching the extreme or farthest limit, as to extent, quantity, etc.
(Music) Relating to or being a minor scale.
On the outside; outer; outermost
The definition of medial is in the middle, near the axis, or average.
Pursuing a course of action midway between extremes, especially following a course in politics that is neither liberal nor conservative.
A US territory consisting of an atoll with two small islands in the central Pacific Ocean northwest of Honolulu. Discovered in 1859, Midway was annexed by the United States in 1867 and served as a naval air base until 1993. The American victory over the Japanese in the Battle of Midway (June 4–7, 1942) was a major turning point in the Pacific campaign of World War II.
At, in, near, or being the center
The definition of important is having great significance or consequence.
Of main importance; principal; chief
Of first importance; primary.
The act or an instance of exchanging:
(Brit.) A telephone switchboard operator
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