center of excellence
Definition of center of excellence
: a place of high achievement (in some subject or area) <The university is becoming a center of excellence for genetic engineering.>
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: the point around which a circle or sphere is described
: a point that is related to a geometrical figure in such a way that for any point on the figure there is another point on the figure such that a straight line joining the two points is bisected by the original point —called also center of symmetry
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