What does Central mean?

Definitions for Central
ˈsɛn trəlCen·tral

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. central, telephone exchange, exchange(adj)

    a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication

  2. cardinal, central, fundamental, key, primal(adj)

    serving as an essential component

    "a cardinal rule"; "the central cause of the problem"; "an example that was fundamental to the argument"; "computers are fundamental to modern industrial structure"

  3. central(adj)

    in or near a center or constituting a center; the inner area

    "a central position"

Wiktionary

  1. central(Adjective)

    being in the centre

    Etymology: From centralis.

  2. central(Adjective)

    being the most important

    Etymology: From centralis.

  3. central(Adjective)

    having or containing the centre of something

    Etymology: From centralis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Central(adj)

    relating to the center; situated in or near the center or middle; containing the center; of or pertaining to the parts near the center; equidistant or equally accessible from certain points

    Etymology: [L. centralis, fr. centrum: cf. F. central. See Center.]

  2. Central(noun)

    alt. of Centrale

    Etymology: [L. centralis, fr. centrum: cf. F. central. See Center.]

Rap Dictionary

  1. central

    Centennial, aka Central Home of The original 362 Deuce Gang -(D.O.C)- and the original 1323 Manitoba Warriors Centennial is an inner-city neighbourhood in Winnipeg, Manitoba bordered by four primary streets: Princess Street to the east, William Avenue to the south, Sherbrook Street to the west and Logan Avenue to the north. Vacant and/or derelict residential and non-residential buildings are visible within the area. The neighbourhood has a younger than average population, with nearly 36% of all residents under the age of 20 years. Cenennial has a very significant Aboriginal population (49.5%), with the majority being of Ojibway descent. Of the remainder of the population, 25.2% are characterized as being visible minorities – primarily Filipino, Chinese and South East Asian. This neighbourhood has the doobiest distinction as having one of the highest unemployment rates in the city. As a result of the limited incomes of residents, the prolification of narcotics are seen as an alternative to starvation and or eviction for many Central residence. The area is still home to the Manitoba Warriors and the Central Gang, who police claim has been active in the area for many years. Although the official name of this neighbourhood is "Centennial", it is referred to as "Central" by local youths. News Women Stabbed in Central Neighbourhood Arrest Made After 2 Dead in Shooting House Shot at in Centennial Neighbourhood Stabbing, Assault Investigated

  2. central

    The Central are a known multi-cultural criminal organization based out of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Also known as "CTL", the Central Gang was formed in 2002 by former high ranked members of the now defunct Deuce Gang. This gang's membership consist of wayward teens and young adults from an array of different cultural backgrounds including Natives, Metis, Afro Canadians, Caucasians as well as East and South Asians. The Central's roots was implanted when the original Deuce Gang was disbanded after a well known member was shot in Winnipeg's West End in 2001. After the incident, other high ranking members of the Deuce Gang began collaborating with members of another Central gang called the "Central Boys" and joined forces to form the group simply known as Central, named after the area where both gangs originated. Combining the two gangs was in direct defiance of the Indian Posse, who both the Deuce Gang and Central Boys had a long standing feud with. Police and justice sources say that violent hostilities between the Central gang and other criminal organizations such as the Indian Posse, Most Organized Brothers, Native Syndicate and Zig Zag Crew have resulted in violent confrontation over control of turf for the weapon and drug trade. However, members of the Central gang have been linked with the formidable Manitoba Warriors (although the two have feuded in the past before) and are known to be friendly towards the Loyalty Honour Silence gang.

Editors Contribution

  1. central

    The middle.

    The centre of the table is very beautifully presented.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Central' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #464

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Central' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1048

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Central' in Adjectives Frequency: #54

How to pronounce Central?

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How to say Central in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Central in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Central in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Central in a Sentence

  1. Ma Jun:

    We talk about local government interference in environmental enforcement and these central government investigations can address this problem at the source.

  2. Mary Arnold:

    Watch runners approach and pick a celebrity he or she looks like, one morning, I was convinced the guy running laps around the Central Park Reservoir looked exactly like Ashton Kutcher. Turns out, it was!

  3. David Wessel:

    He goes from appointing boring, competent people to people who are more suited to be talk show hosts than central bankers, they say things that don't make any sense.

  4. Michelle Mittelstadt:

    This message is being heard not just in Central America, but in other parts of the world.

  5. John Reid:

    It won't be a major growth stimulant, but any extra liquidity provided will have to go somewhere, so it's too early to say the central bank era of elevating asset prices is over.

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