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1. Something in a central position, especially a decorative object or arrangement placed at the center of a table.
2. The central or most important feature: "Now comes decontrol, the centerpiece of [the President's] energy program" (Tom Alexander).
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1. an ornamental object used on the center of a dining table.
2. the central or outstanding point or feature.
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|Noun||1.||centerpiece - the central or most important feature; "education was the centerpiece of the Democratic Party's political platform"|
|2.||centerpiece - something placed at the center of something else (as on a table)|
epergne - a large table centerpiece with branching holders for fruit or sweets or flowers
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