English - English Dictionary

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centering(American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back; "the quarterback fumbled the snap"
client-centered therapya method of psychotherapy developed by Carl Rogers in which the client determines the focus and pace of each session
center fieldthe fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is expected to field balls in the central third of the outfield
centera position on a basketball team of the player who participates in the center jump to start the game
centerthe position of the player on the line of scrimmage who puts the ball in play; "it is a center''s responsibility to get the football to the quarterback"
centerthe position on a hockey team of the player who participates in the face off at the beginning of the game
Army High Performance Computing Research Centera United States defense laboratory to conduct reserch in high-performance computing for defense technology applications; a partnership of government and university and industry
burn centera center where patients with severe burns can be treated
call centera center equipped to handle a large volume of telephone calls (especially for taking orders or serving customers)
centera building dedicated to a particular activity; "they were raising money to build a new center for research"
center bita bit with a sharp center point for guidance and two side cutters
centerboarda retractable fin keel used on sailboats to prevent drifting to leeward
center fieldthe piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher; "he hit the ball to deep center"
centerthe piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher; "he hit the ball to deep center"
centerpiecesomething placed at the center of something else (as on a table)
community centera center where the members of a community can gather for social or cultural activities
civic centera center where the members of a community can gather for social or cultural activities
conference centera center where conferences can be conducted
control centerthe operational center for a group of related activities; "the general in command never left the control center"
day care centera nursery for the supervision of preschool children while the parents work
entertainment centera wall unit containing sound and television systems
centermercantile 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; "a good plaza should have a mov
shopping centermercantile 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; "a good plaza should have a mov
research centera center where research is done
student centera center for student activities at a college or university