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concentric

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adjective con·cen·tric \kən-ˈsen-trik, ˌkän-\

Simple Definition of concentric

  • : having the same center

Full Definition of concentric

  1. 1 :  having a common center <concentric circles>

  2. 2 :  having a common axis :  coaxial

con·cen·tri·cal·ly play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
con·cen·tric·i·ty play \ˌkän-ˌsen-ˈtri-sə-tē\ noun

Origin of concentric

Middle English consentrik, from Medieval Latin concentricus, from Latin com- + centrum center


First Known Use: 14th century

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concentric

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adjective con·cen·tric \kən-ˈsen-trik, (ˈ)kän-\

Medical Definition of concentric

  1. :  having a common center <concentric circles>

  2. con·cen·tri·cal·ly \-tri-k(ə-)lē\play adverb





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