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concentric

con·cen·tric

 (kən-sĕn′trĭk) also con·cen·tri·cal (-trĭ-kəl)
adj.
Having a common center.

[Middle English concentrik, from Medieval Latin concentricus : Latin com-, com- + Latin centrum, center; see center.]

con·cen′tri·cal·ly adv.
con′cen·tric′i·ty (kŏn′sĕn-trĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

concentric

(kənˈsɛntrɪk) or

concentrical

adj
having a common centre: concentric circles. Compare eccentric3
[C14: from Medieval Latin concentricus, from Latin com- same + centrum centre]
conˈcentrically adv
concentricity n

con•cen•tric

(kənˈsɛn trɪk)

adj.
(esp. of circles or spheres) having a common center.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Medieval Latin concentricus]
con•cen′tri•cal•ly, adv.
con•cen•tric•i•ty (ˌkɒn sənˈtrɪs ɪ ti, -sɛn-) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.concentric - having a common center; "concentric rings"
nonconcentric, eccentric - not having a common center; not concentric; "eccentric circles"
Translations
مُتَّحِدُ المَرْكِز، مُتَمَرْكِز
soustředný
koncentrisk
koncentrikus
sammiîja
koncentrinis
koncentrisks
sústredný
ortak merkezli

concentric

[kənˈsentrɪk] ADJconcéntrico

concentric

[kənˈsɛntrɪk] adjconcentrique

concentric

adj circleskonzentrisch

concentric

[kənˈsɛntrɪk] adjconcentrico/a

concentric

(kənˈsentrik) adjective
(of circles) having a common centre.
References in classic literature ?
the scratches will seem to arrange themselves in a fine series of concentric circles round that little sun.
Across their foreheads were tattooed three parallel lines of color, and on each breast three concentric circles.
The natural world may be conceived of as a system of concentric circles, and we now and then detect in nature slight dislocations which apprise us that this surface on which we now stand is not fixed, but sliding.
And still in the distracted distance we beheld the tumults of the outer concentric circles, and saw successive pods of whales, eight or ten in each, swiftly going round and round, like multiplied spans of horses in a ring; and so closely shoulder to shoulder, that a Titanic circus-rider might easily have over-arched the middle ones, and so have gone round on their backs.
Thus, beginning with the fifteenth century, where our story finds us, Paris had already outgrown the three concentric circles of walls which, from the time of Julian the Apostate, existed, so to speak, in germ in the Grand-Châtelet and the Petit-Châtelet.
Soon my second grade artists were ready to try drawing their own concentric circles and adding flowing lines around their circles to show the blowing wind.
The company plans to expand the network in concentric circles outwards from the downtown data center.
Concentric circles, inspired by gravitational waves, achieve more traction, beyond any prior Curry footwear iteration.
Summary: Clad in the traditional sari and a bright orange blouse, the women formed 14 concentric circles and gave a 20-minute performance of the traditional dance.
The projection of the map extends to 60 degrees south latitude, and includes five concentric circles.
The page is almost completely filled with a circle composed of concentric circles surrounding a circular slab of variegated grey marble.
A film patterned with concentric circles (whose interval narrow toward the edge of the film) is positioned in front of an image sensor, and the image of a shadow formed by a light beam irradiated onto the film is captured by the image sensor.