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centre of excellencenoun [C]

(plural centres of excellence) UK ( US center of excellence) uk   us  
a ​place or an ​organization that is known for doing a particular ​activity very well, and that is involved in new ​developments, new ways of ​working, etc.: Eight Chilean scientific ​centres of ​excellence have ​won new ​funding to ​strengthen and ​expand their ​activities.
(Definition of centre of excellence from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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