a projection of one plane onto a second plane such that a point on the first plane and its image on the second plane lie on a straight line through a fixed point not on either plane.
the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec. plural noun the Central Provinces, the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec
a former province in central India: became the state of Madhya Pradesh 1950. noun a former province of central India: renamed Madhya Pradesh in 1950, Berar being transferred to Maharashtra in 1956
- Central region
noun a former local government region in central Scotland, formed in 1975 from Clackmannanshire, most of Stirlingshire, and parts of Perthshire, West Lothian, Fife, and Kinross-shire; in 1996 it was replaced by the council areas of Stirling, Clackmannanshire, and Falkirk Historical Examples
- Central reserve
noun (Brit) the strip, often covered with grass, that separates the two sides of a motorway or dual carriageway US and Austral name median strip Canadian name median Contemporary Examples Historical Examples