my house is very central: nhà tôi ở rất gần trung tâm (thành phố...)
chính, chủ yếu, trung tâm
the central figure in a novel: nhân vật trung tâm trong cuốn tiểu thuyết
sự sưởi tập trung (sưởi ấm bằng hơi nước nóng hay nước nóng chảy qua một hệ thống ống từ một nguồn ở trung tâm)
(từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) tổng đài điện thoại
centrals'sentrəl noun +a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication adj. +serving as an essential component +in or near a center or constituting a center; the inner area +used in the description of a place that in the middle of another place +centrally located and easy to reach
1 middle, medial, median; inner, inside:
The central reservation between the carriageways will be planted with bushes.
+adjective 1 most important; main: The central issue is that of widespread racism. + She has been a central figure in the campaign. + Prevention also plays a central role in traditional medicine. + Reducing inflation is central to (= is an important part of) the government's economic policy. 2 having power or control over other parts: the central committee (= of a political party) + The organization has a central office in York. + The car has power steering and a central locking system. 3 in the centre of an area or object: central London + Central America / Europe / Asia + There will be rain later in central and eastern parts of the country. + the central area of the brain 4 easily reached from many areas: The flat is very central-just five minutes from Princes Street. + a central location centrality noun [U] (formal): the centrality of the family as a social institution centrally adverb: The hotel is centrally located for all major attractions. + a centrally planned economy + Is the house centrally heated (= does it have central heating)?
Collocation Dictionary adj
1 in the centre
Our house is very central, so we can easily get to theatres and cinemas.
2 most important
This distinction is of absolutely central importance.
These facts are central to the case.
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