center piece

centerpiece

[sen-ter-pees]
noun
1.
an ornamental object used in a central position, especially on the center of a dining-room table.
2.
the central or outstanding point or feature: The centerpiece of the evening was a play put on by the employees.

Origin:
1830–40; center + piece

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