[kuh n-sen-trik] /kənˈsɛn trɪk/
having a common center, as circles or spheres.
having a common centre: concentric circles Compare eccentric (sense 3)
c.1400, from Middle French concentrique, from Medieval Latin concentricus, from com- “together” (see com-) + centrum “circle, center” (see center (n.)).
concentric con·cen·tric (kən-sěn’trĭk)
Having a common center or center point, as of circles.
[kuh n-sep-choo-uh l] /kənˈsɛp tʃu əl/ adjective 1. pertaining to or to the forming of . /kənˈsɛptjʊəl/ adjective 1. relating to or concerned with concepts; abstract 2. concerned with the definitions or relations of the concepts of some field of enquiry rather than with the facts adj. 1820, “pertaining to mental conception” (there is an […]
[kuh n-sesh-uh n] /kənˈsɛʃ ən/ noun 1. the act of or yielding, as a right, a privilege, or a point or fact in an argument: He made no concession to caution. 2. the thing or point yielded: Management offered a shorter workweek as a concession. 3. something by a government or a controlling authority, as […]
[kuh n-sil-ee-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /kənˈsɪl i əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ adjective 1. tending to : a conciliatory manner; conciliatory comments. /kənˈsɪljətərɪ; -trɪ/ adjective 1. intended to placate or reconcile adj. 1570s, from conciliate + -ory. Related: Conciliator.
[klas-uh-fahyd] /ˈklæs əˌfaɪd/ adjective 1. arranged or distributed in classes or according to class: We plan to review all the classified specimens in the laboratory. 2. of or designating the part or parts of a publication that contain advertisements or lists arranged by category: Look under “plumbers” in the classified pages of the telephone book. […]