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1. Centre (om sted) a low-lying region in central France

Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerFrench region

Omfatter disse overordnede termerFrance, French Republic

2. centre (om sted) an area that is approximately central within some larger region

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt is in the center of town.
They ran forward into the heart of the struggle.
They were in the eye of the storm.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center, eye, heart, middle

Mindre specifikke termerarea, country

Mere specifikke termercenter stage, central city, centre stage, city center, city centre, financial center, hub, inner city, medical center, midfield, midstream, seat, storm center, storm centre

Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerCity of London, the City

3. centre (om sted) a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center, midpoint

Mindre specifikke termerpoint

Mere specifikke termerbight, bowels, bull, bull's eye, center of curvature, center of gravity, center of mass, centre of curvature, centre of gravity, centre of mass, core, core, navel, navel point, nombril, nucleus, nucleus

4. centre (om sted) a place where some particular activity is concentrated

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey received messages from several centers.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center

Mindre specifikke termerplace, property

Mere specifikke termercapital, nerve center, nerve centre

5. centre (om mad) the sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center

Mindre specifikke termerconfection, sweet

Vedrærer disse overordnede termerchocolate candy

6. centre (om erkendelse) the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe gist of the prosecutor's argument.
The heart and soul of the Republican Party.
The nub of the story.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center, core, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, kernel, marrow, meat, nitty-gritty, nub, pith, substance, sum

Mindre specifikke termercognitive content, content, mental object

Mere specifikke termerbare bones, haecceity, hypostasis, quiddity, quintessence, stuff

7. centre (om erkendelse) the object upon which interest and attention focuses

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis stories made him the center of the party.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center, center of attention, centre of attention

Mindre specifikke termerobject

Mere specifikke termerconversation piece, crosshairs, cynosure, eye-catcher

8. centre (i anatomi) a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIn most people the speech center is in the left hemisphere.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center, nerve center, nerve centre

Mindre specifikke termerneural structure

Mere specifikke termerauditory center, Broca's area, Broca's center, Broca's convolution, Broca's gyrus, convolution of Broca, inferior colliculus, olfactory brain, respiratory center, rhinencephalon, superior colliculus, Wernicke's area, Wernicke's center

9. centre (om genstand) a building dedicated to a particular activity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey were raising money to build a new center for research.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center

Mindre specifikke termerbuilding, edifice

Mere specifikke termerburn center, call center, call centre, civic center, community center, conference center, conference house, control center, research center, research facility, service club, settlement house, student center

Engelsk udsagnsord: centre

1. centre (om bevægelse) move into the center

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThat vase in the picture is not centered.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdisplace, move

2. centre (om erkendelse) direct one's attention on something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPlease focus on your studies and not on your hobbies.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center, concentrate, focus, pore, rivet

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s on something

Mindre specifikke termercerebrate, cogitate, think

Mere specifikke termerabsorb, engross, engulf, hear, immerse, listen, plunge, recall, soak up, steep, take heed, think, zoom in

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