Some articles on centre:
... 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 ... Typical granite-stone architecture of the historical centre presents many similarities with southern Corsican towns ...
... The Singapore presence, located at the Ngee Ann – Adelaide Education Centre (NAAEC), is the University of Adelaide's first overseas centre ... 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 ...
... The Somme Heritage Centre, which is situated a little north of the town, is the Somme Association's flagship project ... Situated 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 ... 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 Palestine and provides displays ...
... 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 ...
... Swimming facilities for Yarraville residents are at the Yarraville Swim Centre, 3 Roberts Street West Footscray and at the Maribyrnong Aquatic Centre ... The aquatic centre also provides yoga, gym facilities and other recreational activities ...
More definitions of "centre":
- (noun): A low-lying region in central France.
- (noun): A building dedicated to a particular activity.
- (noun): An area that is approximately central within some larger region.
Synonyms: center, middle, heart, eye
- (verb): Move into the center.
- (noun): The sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering.
- (noun): A cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process.
Synonyms: center, nerve center, nerve centre
- (noun): A place where some particular activity is concentrated.
Famous quotes containing the word centre:
“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 (18501894)
“To live and die amongst foreigners may seem less absurd than to live persecuted or tortured by ones fellow countrymen.... But to emigrate is always to dismantle the centre of the world, and so to move into a lost, disoriented one of fragments.”
—John Berger (b. 1926)