cen·​tric·​i·​ty | \ sen-ˈtri-sə-tē How to pronounce centricity (audio) \

Definition of centricity

: the quality or state of being centric : a position of central prominence or importance the centricity of the family in Western values One other explanation for New York's growing centricity in world music lies in its growing world centricity.— John Rockwell Travel managers are calling this the age of traveler centricity, and apps from Uber, the ride-hailing service, and similar innovations are increasingly part of it.— Jad Mouawad patient/customer centricity

Examples of centricity in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This is what stands out to me — the dedication to customer-centricity. Rogayeh Tabrizi, Forbes, 4 May 2022 The digital age requires flexibility and shifting from a bureaucratic legacy and profit-centricity to delivering maximum customer value. Alex Kreger, Forbes, 7 June 2022 In practice, three pillars of technological innovation lie at the core of health experience: human centricity, supply chains and data fluidity. Pamela Spence, Forbes, 1 June 2021 The shift to home-centricity has meant new opportunities for confectionery companies and their retail partners as consumers seek new treating moments with new items, new pack sizes, and new brands. John Downs, Fortune, 24 Apr. 2022 Emphasize platform centricity and smart aggregation. Amit Anand, Forbes, 7 Sep. 2021 And yet, achieving consumer centricity is challenging, especially for large global organizations. Thor Olof Philogène, Forbes, 14 Apr. 2022 PCORnet is just one example of the sorts of networked technologies that will drive patient centricity. Anthony Yanni, STAT, 20 Mar. 2022 The natural question, then, is: What steps can brands take to implement this better form of customer-centricity? Chris Martin, Forbes, 28 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of centricity

1778, in the meaning defined above

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“Centricity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/centricity. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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