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centre

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 suggestion was to medialise the centre of rotation in order to increase the lever arm of the deltoid.
          • Both centres are also exploring methods for pseudonymising patients, in order to track them through the system.
          • I am happy to note that the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC) is going to promote informal volunteerism through the Vertical Kampong initiative.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • 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 ).
          • 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.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • The pristine lawn was punctuated only by the single apple tree in the centre.
          • Any two diameters of a circle intersect each other at the centre.
          • We encourage the use of bicycles in the town centre.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
          Related Links:
          1. fr centre
          2. en centrepiece
          3. en centreboard
          4. fr centrer
          5. fr centrez
          Source: Wiktionary
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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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