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centric

 [sen´trik]
pertaining to a center.

cen·tric

(sen'trik),
Having a center (of a specific kind or number) or having a specific thing as its center (for example, of interest, focus).
[G. kentron, center]

centric

/cen·tric/ (sen´trik)
2. having a center.

centric

(sĕn′trĭk) also

centrical

(-trĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Situated at or near the center; central.
2. Having a center.
3. Having radially symmetrical valves. Used of diatoms.

cen′tri·cal·ly adv.
cen·tric′i·ty (sĕn-trĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

centric

[sen′trik]
1 See central.
2 (in dentistry) a shorthand term referring to centric relation or centric occlusion.

cen·tric

(sen'trik)
dentistry Pertaining to ideally centered occlusion, with optimal contact and intercuspation.
[G. kentron, center]

cen·tric

(sen'trik)
Having a center (of a specific kind or number) or having a specific thing as its center.
[G. kentron, center]

centric (sen´trik),

adj (objectionable as a noun) describing jaw and tooth relationships. See also position, centric; relation, centric; occlusion, centric.
centric checkbite,
centric occlusion,
centric position,
centric relation,

centric

pertaining to a center.

chromosome centric fusion
replacement of two chromosomes by one produced by fusion of the centromeres of two acrocentric chromosomes. Called also Robertsonian translocation.