- having a common center, as circles or spheres.
Origin of concentric
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for concentricity
But even in this case the concentricity of the teeth is scarcely likely to be preserved.
This is a very important point, because the concentricity of the Cylinder with the Bends can be maintained as the bearings wear.Illustrated Catalogue of Cotton Machinery
Howard & Bullough American Machine Company, Ltd.
- having a common centreconcentric circles Compare eccentric (def. 3)
C14: from Medieval Latin concentricus, from Latin com- same + centrum centre
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Word Origin and History for concentricity
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Having a common center or center point, as of circles.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.