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centre meaning

EN[ˈsen.tə(ɹ)] [ˈsɛn.tɚ] [ˈsɛ.ɾ̃ɚ] [ˈsɪɾ̃ɚ] [-ɛntə(r)]
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WCentre
FR centre

    Definition of centre in English Dictionary

  • NounPLcentresPREcen-
    1. (British, Canadian, Irish, South African, Australian and New Zealand) Alternative spelling of center.
    2. VerbSGcentresPRcentringPRcentreingPT, PPcentred
      1. (British, Canadian, Irish, South African, Australian and New Zealand) Alternative spelling of center.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The portable spectrophotogoniometer of the Centre for Research and Restoration of the French Museums (C2RMF, Paris) was used for the investigations.
          • Moore said Lemaire used centres more like third defencemen, while Leaf coach Ron Wilson likes his centres to forecheck.
          • In this technique, the isocentre was placed on the centre of the PTV boost .
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Centre Shontayne Hape scored two tries for England before the break, while Georgia number eight Dimitri Basilaia touched down to make it 17-10 at half-time.
          • Centre of scutellum antero-mesally, caudad of scutoscutellar sulcus and at each side of lateral margins usually with greyish or creamy patches (Fig 3A and 3C ).
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Any two diameters of a circle intersect each other at the centre.
          • We encourage the use of bicycles in the town centre.
          • He was afraid to get in with the cat because there was nowhere to push the snow, and as there was no side to push it to, he was afraid of getting high centred.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
          Related Links:
          1. fr centre
          2. en centrepiece
          3. en centreboard
          4. en centres
          5. fr centres
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          Meaning of centre for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "centre" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb.
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