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 (kən-sĕn′trĭk) also con·cen·tri·cal (-trĭ-kəl)
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.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.concentricity - the quality of having the same center (as circles inside one another)
circularity, disk shape - the roundness of a 2-dimensional figure
eccentricity - a circularity that has a different center or deviates from a circular path


[ˌkɒnsənˈtrɪsɪtɪ] nconcentricità
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