Centre

  • (noun): A point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure.
    Synonyms: center, midpoint
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on centre:

Tempio Pausania - History
... Cultural and delegated administrative centre of the Gallura sub-region, Tempio has an ancient history and is the centre of one of the two main areas that remained safe from Phoenician colonisation ... Typical granite-stone architecture of the historical centre presents many similarities with southern Corsican towns ...
Yarraville, Victoria - Community - Sport
... residents are at the Yarraville Swim Centre, 3 Roberts Street West Footscray and at the Maribyrnong Aquatic Centre, Maribyrnong, located next to Highpoint Shopping Centre ... The aquatic centre also provides yoga, gym facilities and other recreational activities ...
Call Centre
... A call centre or call center is a centralised office used for the purpose of receiving or transmitting a large volume of requests by telephone ... An inbound call centre is operated by a company to administer incoming product support or information inquiries from consumers ... In addition to a call centre, collective handling of letters, faxes, live chat, and e-mails at one location is known as a contact centre ...
University Of Adelaide - Campuses - Singapore
... The Singapore presence, located at the Ngee Ann – Adelaide Education Centre (NAAEC), is the University of Adelaide's first overseas centre ... Courses are taught at the completely renovated Teochew Building on Tank Road in the city centre ... The Ngee Ann – Adelaide Education Centre also serves as a platform for potential research collaboration in strategically important areas for both Australia and Singapore ...
Newtownards - Places of Interest
... The Somme Heritage Centre, which is situated a little north of the town, is the Somme Association's flagship project ... adjacent to the Clandeboye Estate outside Newtownards, the centre is a unique visitor attraction of international significance showing the reality of the Great War and its effects on the community at ... The centre commemorates the involvement of the 36th (Ulster) and 16th (Irish) divisions in the Battle of the Somme, the 10th (Irish) Division in Gallipoli, Salonika and ...

More definitions of "Centre":

  • (noun): A place where some particular activity is concentrated.
    Synonyms: center
  • (noun): The sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering.
    Synonyms: center
  • (noun): A building dedicated to a particular activity.
    Synonyms: center
  • (noun): An area that is approximately central within some larger region.
    Synonyms: center, middle, heart, eye
  • (verb): Move into the center.
    Synonyms: center
  • (noun): A low-lying region in central France.

Famous quotes containing the word centre:

    Here in the centre stands the glass. Light
    Is the lion that comes down to drink. There
    And in that state, the glass is a pool.
    Ruddy are his eyes and ruddy are his claws
    When light comes down to wet his frothy jaws
    Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)

    Being at the centre of a film is a burden one takes on with innocence—the first time. Thereafter, you take it on with trepidation.
    Daniel Day Lewis (b. 1957)

    To make our idea of morality centre on forbidden acts is to defile the imagination and to introduce into our judgments of our fellow-men a secret element of gusto.
    Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)