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amphicentric

[ ăm′fĭ-sĕntrĭk ]
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adj.

Centering at both ends. Used of a rete mirabile that begins by the vessel branching out and ends by the branches joining again to form the same vessel.

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On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.
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