English - English Dictionary

Few words

centralizationgathering to a center
centralisationgathering to a center
centralizationthe act of consolidating power under a central control
centralisationthe act of consolidating power under a central control
decentralizationthe spread of power away from the center to local branches or governments
decentralisationthe spread of power away from the center to local branches or governments
central chimpanzeeblack-faced chimpanzees of central Africa; closely related to eastern chimpanzees
centrala workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication
central heatinga heating system in which air or water is heated at a central furnace and sent through the building via vents or pipes and radiators
central processing unit(computer science) the part of a computer (a microprocessor chip) that does most of the data processing; the CPU and the memory form the central part of a computer to which the peripherals are attached
central processor(computer science) the part of a computer (a microprocessor chip) that does most of the data processing; the CPU and the memory form the central part of a computer to which the peripherals are attached
central office(usually plural) the office that serves as the administrative center of an enterprise; "many companies have their headquarters in New York"
centralitythe property of being central
central sulcusa brain fissure extending upward on the lateral surface of both hemispheres; separates the frontal and parietal lobes
sulcus centralisa brain fissure extending upward on the lateral surface of both hemispheres; separates the frontal and parietal lobes
central artery of the retinaa branch of the ophthalmic artery; enters the eyeball with the optic nerve
arteria centralis retinaea branch of the ophthalmic artery; enters the eyeball with the optic nerve
central veins of liverterminal branches of the hepatic veins that lie in the hepatic lobules and receive blood from the liver sinusoids
venae centrales hepatisterminal branches of the hepatic veins that lie in the hepatic lobules and receive blood from the liver sinusoids
central vein of retinavein formed by the union of the retinal veins; accompanies central arteries of the retina in the optic nerve
vena centrales retinaevein formed by the union of the retinal veins; accompanies central arteries of the retina in the optic nerve
central vein of suprarenal glanda single draining vein; on the right it empties into the inferior vena cava; on the left it empties into the left renal vein
vena centralis glandulae suprarenalisa single draining vein; on the right it empties into the inferior vena cava; on the left it empties into the left renal vein
central bodysmall region of cytoplasm adjacent to the nucleus; contains the centrioles and serves to organize the microtubules
fovea centralisarea consisting of a small depression in the retina containing cones and where vision is most acute