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Definitions for centering
cen·ter·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. focus, focusing, focussing, focal point, direction, centeringnoun

    the concentration of attention or energy on something

    "the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology"; "he had no direction in his life"

  2. centering, snapnoun

    (American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back

    "the quarterback fumbled the snap"

Wiktionary

  1. centeringnoun

    Temporary wooden structure built to support an arch during construction

Webster Dictionary

  1. Centering

    of Centre

  2. Centeringnoun

    same as Center, n., 6

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Centering

    sen′tėr-ing, n. (archit.) the framework upon which an arch or vault of stone, brick, or iron is supported during its construction.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of centering in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of centering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of centering in a Sentence

  1. Victoria Rosenblatt:

    When I am at the wheel, that is the time that I'm not thinking about anything else, so it is centering time for me.

  2. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez:

    I would like to see in a presidential candidate is one that has a coherent worldview and logic from which all these policy proposals are coming forward, i think Sen. Sanders has that. I also think Sen. Warren has that. I also want to see us centering( on) working people in the United States to stem income inequality( and) tackle climate change.

  3. David Pilgrim:

    You don't have to be black, brown, red, or yellow to do good research about the experiences of people of color. You don't have to fabricate a racial/ethnic identity to be a researcher--or even an activist. Knowledge belongs to all of us. Activism belongs to all of us. Stop centering yourselves in the lived experiences of people of color. Just do the work that needs to be done.

  4. Marc Siegel:

    Every Day Matters promotes regular attendance as students with regular school attendance are more likely to succeed in school, centering the experience of Black students and families helps Black students feel valued, reflects Blacks' contribution in American history, which creates Black student’s sense of belonging in the classroom. Feeling welcome in the classroom boosts attendance, which boosts academic performance.

  5. The CEO:

    I go there at 4:15 a.m. sometimes, just by myself, it’s the right place whenever I need centering.

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