variant of centri-:
a city in S California.
denoting a centre: centroclinal, centromere, centrosome, centrosphere, centrist
centro- or centr- or centri-
- Centroacinar cell
centroacinar cell cen·tro·ac·i·nar cell (sěn’trō-ās’ĭ-nər, -när’) n. A nonsecretory cell of a pancreatic ductule occupying the lumen of an acinus. Also called Langerhans cell.
pertaining to the center of gravity. Historical Examples adjective of or concerned with a centre of gravity
adjective (geology) of, relating to, or designating a rock formation in which the strata slope down and in towards a central point or area
Mechanics. the point that may be considered as the center of a one- or two-dimensional figure, the sum of the displacements of all points in the figure from such a point being zero. Compare center of mass. Also called median point. Geometry. that point where the medians of a triangle intersect. Historical Examples noun the […]