[ kuh n-sen-trik ]
/ kənˈsɛn trɪk /
having a common center, as circles or spheres.
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Origin of concentric
OTHER WORDS FROM concentric
con·cen·tri·cal·ly, adverbcon·cen·tric·i·ty [kon-suh n-tris-i-tee, -sen-] /ˌkɒn sənˈtrɪs ɪ ti, -sɛn-/, nounnon·con·cen·tric, adjectivenon·con·cen·tri·cal, adjective
non·con·cen·tri·cal·ly, adverbnon·con·cen·tric·i·ty, nounun·con·cen·tric, adjectiveun·con·cen·tri·cal·ly, adverb
Words nearby concentric
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British Dictionary definitions for non-concentric
/ (kənˈsɛntrɪk) /
having a common centreconcentric circles Compare eccentric (def. 3)
Derived forms of concentricconcentrically, adverbconcentricity (ˌkɒnsənˈtrɪsɪtɪ), noun
Word Origin for concentric
C14: from Medieval Latin concentricus, from Latin com- same + centrum centre
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Medical definitions for non-concentric
[ kən-sĕn′trĭk ]
Having a common center or center point, as of circles.
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