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homocentric

[hoh-muh-sen-trik, hom-uh-] /ˌhoʊ məˈsɛn trɪk, ˌhɒm ə-/
adjective
1.
having a common center; concentric.
2.
diverging from or converging to the same point:
homocentric rays.
Also, homocentrical.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; homo- + -centric
Related forms
homocentrically, adverb
homocentricity
[hoh-moh-sen-tris-i-tee, hom-oh-] /ˌhoʊ moʊ sɛnˈtrɪs ɪ ti, ˌhɒm oʊ-/ (Show IPA),
noun
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British Dictionary definitions for homocentrical

homocentric

/ˌhəʊməʊˈsɛntrɪk; ˌhɒm-/
adjective
1.
having the same centre; concentric
Derived Forms
homocentrically, adverb
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