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Center

Spanish
English

centro
NM
center
N

center
ADJ
US

center
N
US

center
N
US

center
N
US

center
N
US

center
N
US



center-punch
N




centrar
V
to center
V
US

to center on
V

to center
V

to center
V
US

to put off center
V
US

off center
ADJ
US

off center
ADJ
US

centro autorizado
NM
approved center
N

centro comercial
NM
shopping center
N

computer center
N
US

business center
N
US

very center
N
US



centrar
to center

centro de compras
shopping center

centro deportivo
sports center

centro médico
medical center

centro turístico
tourist center

N
a railway in the mountains or going up a hill that has cogs in the center and the locomotive has a cogwheel, thus ensuring traction.




centered
ADJ
US

centro de mesa
NM

centro de mesa
NM
centerpiece
N
US


centros de mesa
NM

centering chisel
N
US

centerpiece
N
US

centrado
centered

to build the centering for
V

self-centered
ADJ
US

self-centered
ADJ
US

centros rituales
ritual centers

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English Definitions

center
N
an area that is approximately central within some larger region
center
N
the piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher
center
N
a building dedicated to a particular activity
center
N
a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure
center
N
the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
center
N
the object upon which interest and attention focuses
center
N
a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process
center
N
the middle of a military or naval formation
center
N
(basketball) the person who plays center on a basketball team
center
N
(football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback
center
N
a place where some particular activity is concentrated
center
N
politically moderate persons; centrists
center
N
(ice hockey) the person who plays center on a hockey team
center
N
the sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering
center
N
mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisers; usually includes restaurants and a convenient parking area; a modern version of the traditional marketplace
center
N
the position on a hockey team of the player who participates in the face off at the beginning of the game
center
N
(American football) the position of the player on the line of scrimmage who puts the ball in play
center
N
a position on a basketball team of the player who participates in the jump that starts the game
center
V
center upon
center
V
direct one's attention on something
center
V
move into the center
center
equally distant from the extremes
center
of or belonging to neither the right nor the left politically or intellectually
center bit
N
a bit with a sharp center point for guidance and two side cutters
center field
N
the piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher
center field
N
the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is expected to field balls in the central third of the outfield
center fielder
N
the person who plays center field
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
N
a federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services; located in Atlanta; investigates and diagnoses and tries to control or prevent diseases (especially new and unusual diseases)
center line
N
a line that bisects a plane figure
center of attention
N
the object upon which interest and attention focuses
center of buoyancy
N
(physics) the center of mass of the immersed part of ship or other floating object
center of curvature
N
the center of the circle of curvature
center of flotation
N
the center of gravity of a floating object
center of gravity
N
the point within something at which gravity can be considered to act; in uniform gravity it is equal to the center of mass
center of immersion
N
(physics) the center of mass of the immersed part of ship or other floating object
center of mass
N
point representing the mean position of the matter in a body
center on
V
center upon
center on
V
have as a center
center punch
N
a tool with a conical point that is used to make indentations in metal (especially to mark points for drilling)
center punch
V
make a small hole in something as a guide for a drill
center spread
N
the spread at the center of a magazine
center stage
N
a position of prominence or importance
center stage
N
the central area on a theater stage
N
a retractable fin keel used on sailboats to prevent drifting to leeward
centered
being or placed in the center
N
the piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher
centerfield
N
the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is expected to field balls in the central third of the outfield
N
the person who plays center field
N
a magazine center spread; especially a foldout of a large photograph or map or other feature
centering
N
the concentration of attention or energy on something
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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