Definitions for centricˈsɛn trɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cen•tricˈsɛn trɪk(adj.)

also cen′tri•cal

  1. pertaining to or situated at the center; central.

Origin of centric:

1580–90; < Gk kentrikós=kéntr(on) (see center ) +-ikos -ic

cen•tric′i•ty-ˈtrɪs ɪ ti(n.)


  1. a combining form meaning “having centers” of the specified number or kind (dicentric); “centered upon, focused around” that named by the first element (ethnocentric).

    Category: Affix

Origin of -centric:

see centric

Princeton's WordNet

  1. centric, centrical(adj)

    having or situated at or near a center


  1. centric(Adjective)

    Being in the centre; central.

  2. centric(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a nerve centre.

  3. centric(Adjective)

    Being a member of the class Centrales

  4. Origin: From κεντρικός.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Centric(adj)

    alt. of Centrical

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