What is centre?

  • (noun): A building dedicated to a particular activity.
    Synonyms: center
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on centre:

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 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 ...
Yarraville, Victoria - Community - Sport
... Yarraville residents are at the Yarraville Swim Centre, 3 Roberts Street West Footscray and at the Maribyrnong Aquatic Centre, Maribyrnong, located next to ... 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 ... The Ngee Ann – Adelaide Education Centre also serves as a platform for potential research collaboration in strategically important areas for both Australia and Singapore ...
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 ... Typical granite-stone architecture of the historical centre presents many similarities with southern Corsican towns ...

More definitions of "centre":

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

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 (1850–1894)

    Go anywhere in England where there are natural, wholesome, contented, and really nice English people; and what do you always find? That the stables are the real centre of the household.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)

    Turning and turning in the widening gyre
    The falcon cannot hear the falconer;
    Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold;
    Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world,
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)