What is centre?

  • (noun): The sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering.
    Synonyms: center
    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 ... granite-stone architecture of the historical centre presents many similarities with southern Corsican towns ...
Yarraville, Victoria - Community - Sport
... Swimming facilities for Yarraville residents are at the Yarraville Swim Centre, 3 Roberts Street West Footscray and at the Maribyrnong Aquatic Centre, Maribyrnong, located next to Highpoint Shopping ... The aquatic centre also provides yoga, gym facilities and other recreational activities ...
Newtownards - Places of Interest
... 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 ... 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 ...
University Of Adelaide - Campuses - Singapore
... located at the Ngee Ann – Adelaide Education Centre (NAAEC), is the University of Adelaide's first overseas centre ... 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 ...
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 ...

More definitions of "centre":

  • (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 building dedicated to a particular activity.
    Synonyms: center
  • (noun): A low-lying region in central France.
  • (noun): A point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure.
    Synonyms: center, midpoint
  • (noun): A place where some particular activity is concentrated.
    Synonyms: center

Famous quotes containing the word centre:

    Marriage and deathless friendship, both should be inviolable and sacred: two great creative passions, separate, apart, but complementary: the one pivotal, the other adventurous: the one, marriage, the centre of human life; and the other, the leap ahead.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)

    Belief and love,—a believing love will relieve us of a vast load of care. O my brothers, God exists. There is a soul at the centre of nature, and over the will of every man, so that none of us can wrong the universe.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    The great God absolute! The centre and circumference of all democracy! His omnipresence, our divine equality!
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)