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English definition of “centre”

centre

noun [C] (PLACE) UK (US center)     /ˈsen.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/
A2 a place or building, especially one where a particular activity happens: a sports/leisure/health centre a garden/shopping centre Grants will be given to establish centres of excellence (= places where a particular activity is done extremely well) in this field of research.Public buildings
(Definition of centre noun (PLACE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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