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epicenter

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of epicenter

  1. a thing or place that is of greatest importance to an activity or interest <by continually reinventing itself, Las Vegas has managed to remain a national epicenter for entertainment> Synonyms axis, base, capital, central, core, cynosure, center, eye, focus, ground zero, heart, hub, locus, mecca, navel, nerve center, nexus, nucleus, omphalos, seatRelated Words headquarters; happy hunting ground, hive, hotbed, hot spot, playground, playland; kernel, nub, pith; deep, thick; essence, quintessence, soul; attraction, lodestone (also loadstone), magnet, polestar




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