Central

Definition of Central

Cen´tral
a.1.Relating to the center; situated in or near the center or middle; containing the center; of or pertaining to the parts near the center<- original had "or of.." ->; equidistant or equally accessible from certain points.
Central force
(Math.) a force acting upon a body towards or away from a fixed or movable center.
Center sun
(Astron.) a name given to a hypothetical body about which Mädler supposed the solar system together with all the stars in the Milky Way, to be revolving. A point near Alcyone in the Pleiades was supposed to possess characteristics of the position of such a body.
n.1.(Anat.) The central, or one of the central, bones of the carpus or or tarsus. In the tarsus of man it is represented by the navicular.

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