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Another word for central

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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. A point or place that is equally distant from the sides or outer boundaries of something; the middle:
      2. A point equidistant from the vertices of a regular polygon.
      3. A point equidistant from all points on the circumference of a circle or on the surface of a sphere.
    See also:

    edge

  2. Not extreme

      1. The area of a fair, carnival, circus, or exposition where sideshows and other amusements are located.
      2. The middle of a way or distance.
      3. A middle course of action or thought.
      1. Pursuing a course of action midway between extremes, especially following a course in politics that is neither liberal nor conservative.
      2. Of, relating to, or being a type of entertainment, especially popular music, that appeals to a wide audience.
      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. To be used to convey; denote:
      2. To act as a symbol of; signify or represent:
      3. To intend to convey or indicate:
      1. Lying or occurring between two extremes or in a middle position or state:
      2. One that is in a middle position or state.
      3. An intermediary.
    See also:

    edge

  3. Dominant in importance or influence

      1. Of, relating to, or serving as a pivot.
      2. Being of vital or central importance; crucial:
      1. A notched and grooved, usually metal implement that is turned to open or close a lock.
      2. A similar implement or an electronic device used for opening, winding, or starting something:
      3. A device, such as a wedge or pin, inserted to lock together mechanical or structural parts.
    See also:

    important

Another word for central

Modifier
  1. Situated at the center

  2. Fundamental

      1. First or highest in rank or importance; principal.
      2. Occurring first in time or sequence; earliest:
      3. Of or relating to primary schools.
      1. Of, relating to, or forming a base; fundamental:
      2. Of, being, or serving as a starting point or basis:
      3. Of or relating to a base.
      1. First or highest in rank or importance; main:
      2. Highest in quality; excellent:
      3. Being the most desired or suitable example of something: