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Some articles on center:

Svalbard - Population
... and secondary school, university, sports center with a swimming pool, library, culture center, cinema, bus transport, hotels, a bank, and several museums ... features facilities such as a school, library, sports center, community center, swimming pool, farm and greenhouse ...
Ohio Valley Conference - Facilities
... Capacity Baseball stadium Capacity Austin Peay Governors Stadium 10,000 Dunn Center 9,000 Raymond C ... Hand Park 1,000 Belmont Non-football school Curb Event Center 5,085 E ... Field 1,200 Murray State Roy Stewart Stadium 16,800 CFSB Center 8,825 Johnny Reagan Field Southeast Missouri State Houck Stadium 11,015 Show Me Center 6,972 Capaha Field SIU-Edwardsville Non-f ...
George Mason University - Academics
... Likewise, the Center for Secure Information Systems is designated as a Center of Academic Excellence (CAE) as well as a Center of Academic Excellence in Research (CAE-R ... Mason's Center for History and New Media attracts more than one million visitors to its websites every month ... Mason's Center for Global Education's study abroad program has been rated highly offering dozens of programs ranging from one-week spring break ...
Olympia, Washington - Arts
... Olympia is a regional center for fine arts ... regular season concerts at The Washington Center and two pop concerts ... The Washington Center for the Performing Arts also presents visual art exhibitions throughout the season in the spacious lobby areas ...
Quezon City Science High School - Facilities
... Faculty Room Library Soccer Field Science Center COOP/Canteen Covered Basketball Court Math Center Computer Labs 2 ... Table Tennis Room English Center Chemistry Lab I ...

More definitions of "center":

  • (noun): The middle of a military or naval formation.
    Example: "They had to reinforce the center"
  • (noun): Mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisers; usually includes restaurants and a convenient parking area; a modern version of the traditional marketplace.
    Synonyms: plaza, mall, shopping mall, shopping center, shopping centre
  • (noun): The position of the player on the line of scrimmage who puts the ball in play.
    Example: "It is a center's responsibility to get the football to the quarterback"
  • (noun): A cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process.
    Example: "In most people the speech center is in the left hemisphere"
    Synonyms: centre, nerve center, nerve centre
  • (adj): Of or belonging to neither the right nor the left politically or intellectually.
  • (noun): (basketball) the person who plays center on a basketball team.
  • (noun): The position on a hockey team of the player who participates in the face off at the beginning of the game.
  • (noun): The piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher.
    Example: "He hit the ball to deep center"
    Synonyms: center field
  • (noun): (ice hockey) the person who plays center on a hockey team.
  • (noun): A building dedicated to a particular activity.
    Example: "They were raising money to build a new center for research"
    Synonyms: centre
  • (noun): An area that is approximately central within some larger region.
    Example: "It is in the center of town"
    Synonyms: centre, middle, heart, eye
  • (noun): A point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure.
    Synonyms: centre, midpoint
  • (noun): The sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering.
    Synonyms: centre
  • (noun): The object upon which interest and attention focuses.
    Example: "His stories made him the center of the party"
    Synonyms: center of attention
  • (noun): A place where some particular activity is concentrated.
    Synonyms: centre
  • (verb): Move into the center.
    Synonyms: centre
  • (noun): Politically moderate persons; centrists.
  • (noun): A position on a basketball team of the player who participates in the center jump to start the game.
  • (noun): (football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback.
    Example: "The center fumbled the handoff"
    Synonyms: snapper

Famous quotes containing the word center:

    It is written in the Book of Usable Minutes
    That all things have their center in their dying....
    John Ashbery (b. 1927)

    Whether talking about addiction, taxation [on cigarettes] or education [about smoking], there is always at the center of the conversation an essential conundrum: How come we’re selling this deadly stuff anyway?
    Anna Quindlen (b. 1952)

    Louise Bryant: I’m sorry if you don’t believe in mutual independence and free love and respect.
    Eugene O’Neill: Don’t give me a lot of parlor socialism that you learned in the village. If you were mine, I wouldn’t share you with anybody or anything. It would be just you and me. You’d be at the center of it all. You know it would feel a lot more like love than being left alone with your work.
    Warren Beatty (b. 1937)