Definición de central en inglés:

central

Saltos de línea: cen|tral
Pronunciación: /ˈsɛntr(ə)l
 
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adjetivo

  • 1At the point or in the area that is in the middle of something: the station has a central courtyard central London
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    • In the middle of its central courtyard rises a large stupa, which once contained large Buddhist images.
    • The whole lake area is divided into five parts, the northeast, the southeast, the northwest, the southwest and the central area.
    • Council cabinet members next week are expected to approve a proposal that would see the pilot project extended to cover the Maltby and central Rotherham area.
    Sinónimos
  • 1.1Accessible from a variety of places: coaches met at a central location
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    • The new capital required a secure and central location, easily accessible from all parts of the state.
    • Other advantages of our facility here are the central and easily accessible location, plus plenty of free parking.
    • Changes in user access requirements can be entered from the central location for all building occupants.
  • 1.2 Phonetics (Of a vowel) articulated in the centre of the mouth.
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    • In view of the time required to move to more peripheral vowel positions, tense vowels tend to be peripheral and lax vowels closer to schwa, the neutral or central vowel.
    • The near-open central vowel is a type of vowel sound, used in some spoken languages.
    • Some linguists claim that it is a back vowel, others argue that it is a central vowel.

sustantivo

North American informal Volver al principio  
  • A place with a high concentration of a specified type of person or thing: you’re in workaholic central here
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    • She turns up in a town called Dogville, which is not the comedy central of the USA.
    • One construction worker broke his leg, my uncle was injured by one of his tools - it was poltergeist central.
    • I got up to my room and set up my bed as dance preparation central.

Derivativos

centrality

Pronunciación: /-ˈtralɪti/
sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Once you start to notice this lapse, this blindness to the centrality of language, you see it everywhere.
  • She highlighted the centrality of human rights to the island nation's quest for real and sustainable peace in her article.
  • Equally important is the fact that what comes through in the lecture is the centrality of the context of the sources to the historian.

centrally

adverbio
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  • This is done according to centrally agreed, critical specifications.
  • This can be best achieved by centrally locating critical devices in a secure data centre where possible.
  • In global oil and automotive companies key business strategies are organised centrally.

Origen

mid 17th century: from French, or from Latin centralis, from centrum (see centre).

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