centrefold


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centrefold

(ˈsɛntəˌfəʊld) or

centerfold

n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a large coloured illustration folded so that it forms the central spread of a magazine
2. (Journalism & Publishing)
a. a photograph of a nude or nearly nude woman (or man) in a magazine on such a spread
b. the subject of such a photograph
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.centrefold - a magazine center spread; especially a foldout of a large photograph or map or other feature
facing pages, spread head, spreadhead, spread - two facing pages of a book or other publication
foldout, gatefold - an oversize page that is folded in to a book or magazine
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Translations

centrefold

centerfold (US) [ˈsentəˌfəʊld] Npóster m central, encarte m central
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

centrefold

centerfold [ˈsɛntərfəʊld] (US) n [newspaper] → pages centrales détachables (avec photo de pin up)centre-forward [ˌsɛntərˈfɔːrrd] n (SPORT)avant-centre mcentre ground n (in politics)centre m
to occupy the centre ground [political party] → se situer au centre, être au centrecentre-half [ˌsɛntərˈhɑːf] n (SPORT)demi-centre mcentre of gravity ncentre m de gravitécentre parties npl (POLITICS)partis mpl du centre
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

centrefold

centerfold (Am) [ˈsɛntəˌfəʊld] n (of magazine) → paginone m centrale
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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The founder of The J Geils Band, who were best known for their 1982 hit Centrefold, was pronounced dead at his home in Groton, Massachusetts, on Tuesday.
Hills are betting on who the final nude centrefold will be and make ex-Baywatch siren Pam Anderson their 5-2 favourite.
"According to several sources, Playboy has their eye on Kendall, and they're reportedly planning on making her a huge centrefold offer.
Cosmopolitan magazine have worked with Everyman to raise awareness via their centrefold spread for the past 11 years.
But it seems that model Daisy Lowe isn't content with life on the catwalk after reportedly agreeing to bare all in a Playboy centrefold.
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The money-spinning campaign, run by the Institute of Cancer Re-searchurges readers to vote for their favourite centrefold, as cash is raised through every call to the dedicated phone and text line.
Marina Pepper, a 41-year-old former topless model, lived with James Bond star Craig in the early 90s when he was a struggling teen actor and she was a Playboy centrefold.
The Scot - PC Joe Mason in the ITV show - strips for a centrefold with just soap suds hiding his modesty.
This is the sixth year that Cosmo has supported the campaign, raising pounds 30,000 to date by encouraging readers to vote for their favourite centrefold.
On the other hand, if by some chance you wouldn't like to see me spread across the centrefold, then all you have to do is send a very large cheque to me as quickly as possible.
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