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subcentral

[suhb-sen-truh l]
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adjective
  1. near or almost to the center.
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Origin of subcentral

First recorded in 1815–25; sub- + central1
Related formssub·cen·tral·ly, adverb
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Historical Examples

  • The nucleus is spherical and subcentral in position and possesses a distinct central granule.

    Marine Protozoa from Woods Hole

    Gary N. Calkins