Origin of centric
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A minute difference in the centrical parts is always accompanied with an infinitely greater in the exterior parts.Buffon's Natural History. Volume V (of 10)
Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon
As regards the third point, Washington, from the lie of the land, can hardly have been said to be centrical at any time.North America, Volume II (of 2)
- being central or having a centre
- relating to or originating at a nerve centre
- Also: concentric(of vascular bundles) having one type of tissue completely surrounding the other
- (of leaves, such as those of the onion) cylindrical
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- Situated at or near the center; central.
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