stele (def 4).
- Central deafness
central deafness n. The loss or impairment of hearing caused by disease or a defect in the auditory system of the brain.
- Central dogma of molecular biology
Describes a key assumption of molecular biology, namely, that each gene in the DNA molecule carries the information needed to construct one protein, which, acting as an enzyme, controls one chemical reaction in the cell.
- Central european time
noun the standard time adopted by Western European countries one hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time, corresponding to British Summer Time CET
a city in NE Rhode Island.