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Overview of noun centering

The noun centering has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) focus, focusing, focussing, focal point, direction, centering

(the concentration of attention or energy on something; "the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology"; "he had no direction in his life")

2. centering, snap

((American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back; "the quarterback fumbled the snap")


Overview of verb center

The verb center has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (11) focus on, center on, revolve around, revolve about, concentrate on, center

(center upon; "Her entire attention centered on her children"; "Our day revolved around our work")

2. (5) concentrate, focus, center, centre, pore, rivet

(direct one's attention on something; "Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies")

3. center, centre

(move into the center; "That vase in the picture is not centered")

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