What is center?

  • (adj): Of or belonging to neither the right nor the left politically or intellectually.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on center:

Ohio Valley Conference - Facilities
... arena 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 ... Johnson Arena 6,500 John "Sonny" Allen 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 ...
Quezon City Science High School - Facilities
... Rooms Recreational/Sports/Clubs 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 II ...
Svalbard - Population
... The town features a hospital, primary 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 ...
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) in Information ... 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 programs to full year ...
Olympia, Washington - Arts
... Olympia is a regional center for fine arts ... Symphony Orchestra performs five 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 ...

More definitions of "center":

  • (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): The object upon which interest and attention focuses.
    Example: "His stories made him the center of the party"
    Synonyms: center of attention
  • (noun): A building dedicated to a particular activity.
    Example: "They were raising money to build a new center for research"
    Synonyms: centre
  • (noun): A point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure.
    Synonyms: centre, midpoint
  • (noun): Politically moderate persons; centrists.
  • (noun): A place where some particular activity is concentrated.
    Synonyms: centre
  • (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
  • (verb): Move into the center.
    Synonyms: centre
  • (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): 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
  • (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): (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 middle of a military or naval formation.
    Example: "They had to reinforce the center"
  • (noun): The sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering.
    Synonyms: centre
  • (noun): (ice hockey) the person who plays center on a hockey team.
  • (noun): The piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher.
    Example: "He hit the ball to deep center"
    Synonyms: center field

Famous quotes containing the word center:

    The question of whether it’s God’s green earth is not at center stage, except in the sense that if so, one is reminded with some regularity that He may be dying.
    Edward Hoagland (b. 1932)

    My center is giving way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack.
    Ferdinand Foch (1851–1929)

    Thine age asks ease, and since thy duties be
    To warm the world, that’s done in warming us.
    Shine here to us, and thou art everywhere;
    This bed thy center is, these walls, thy sphere.
    John Donne (1572–1631)