Definitions for central

Definitions for (noun) central

Main entry: central, telephone exchange, exchange

Definition: a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication

Definitions for (adj) central

Main entry: central

Definition: in or near a center or constituting a center; the inner area

Usage: a central position

Main entry: cardinal, central, key, primal, fundamental

Definition: serving as an essential component

Usage: a cardinal rule; the central cause of the problem; an example that was fundamental to the argument; computers are fundamental to modern industrial structure

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