a punch for making shallow indentations in metal work, as to center drill bits.
to mark with a center punch.
the pair of pages facing each other at the center of a magazine or newspaper, printed and made up as a single unit. matter occupying this space. Compare double truck (def 2).
- Center-weighted light meter
an exposure meter that gives priority to light measured near the center of the picture area, with sensitivity gradually decreasing toward the edges.
the wheel driving the minute and hour hands of a timepiece.