What is centre?

  • (noun): A cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process.
    Synonyms: center, nerve center, nerve centre
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on centre:

Yarraville, Victoria - Community - Sport
... residents are at the Yarraville Swim Centre, 3 Roberts Street West Footscray and at the Maribyrnong Aquatic Centre, Maribyrnong, located next to Highpoint Shopping Centre ... The aquatic centre also provides yoga, gym facilities and other recreational activities ...
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 Phoenician ... Typical granite-stone architecture of the historical centre presents many similarities with southern Corsican towns ...
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 ... are taught at the completely 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 ...
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 ... The centre commemorates the involvement of the 36th (Ulster) and 16th (Irish) divisions in the Battle of the Somme, the 10th (Irish) Division in ...

More definitions of "centre":

  • (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
  • (verb): Move into the center.
    Synonyms: center
  • (noun): A building dedicated to a particular activity.
    Synonyms: center
  • (noun): An area that is approximately central within some larger region.
    Synonyms: center, middle, heart, eye
  • (noun): The sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering.
    Synonyms: center
  • (noun): A place where some particular activity is concentrated.
    Synonyms: center

Famous quotes containing the word centre:

    The bogholes might be Atlantic seepage.
    The wet centre is bottomless.
    Seamus Heaney (b. 1939)

    A daze had come over his mind, he had another centre of consciousness. In his breast, or in his bowels, somewhere in his body, there had started another activity.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)

    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)