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centric

[sen-trik] /ˈsɛn trɪk/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or situated at the center; central.
2.
Anatomy, Physiology. pertaining to or originating at a nerve center.
Also, centrical.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; < Greek kentrikós of, pertaining to a cardinal point, equivalent to kéntr(on) (see center) + -ikos -ic
Related forms
centrically, adverb
centricity
[sen-tris-i-tee] /sɛnˈtrɪs ɪ ti/ (Show IPA),
noun
multicentric, adjective
uncentric, adjective
uncentrical, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for centrically

centric

/ˈsɛntrɪk/
adjective
1.
being central or having a centre
2.
relating to or originating at a nerve centre
3.
(botany)
  1. Also concentric. (of vascular bundles) having one type of tissue completely surrounding the other
  2. (of leaves, such as those of the onion) cylindrical
Derived Forms
centrically, adverb
centricity (sɛnˈtrɪsɪtɪ) noun
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centrically in Medicine

centric cen·tric (sěn'trĭk) or cen·tri·cal (-trĭ-kəl)
adj.
Situated at or near the center; central.

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