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con·cen·tric

(kon-sen'trik),
Having a common center, such that two or more spheres, circles, or segments of circles are within one another.

concentric

/con·cen·tric/ (kon-sen´trik) having a common center; extending out equally in all directions from a common center.

concentric

[kənsen′trik]
Etymology: L, con + centrum, center
describing two or more circles that have a common center.

con·cen·tric

(kŏn-sen'trik)
Having a common center; said of two or more circles or spheres having a common center.

concentric (kn·senˑ·trik),

adj 1. referring to a muscle contraction that involves reduction in a muscle's length.
2. referring to muscles or other tissues that are structured as circles or rings.

Patient discussion about concentric

Q. Where to concentrate on while losing weight and how? a strongest muscle and largest muscle reduction will help me in losing weight. Where to concentrate on while losing weight and how?

A. why not do a sport that activates more muscles then just one..? running or swimming? those actions work on groups of big muscles and on your heart and lungs system that is very important in order to get in shape.

Q. Does anyone have ideas for ways to overcome concentration problems without depending on medications? I'm reallllllly trying hard to study for my final exams and my ADD seems to bother me every time I touch the desk. Sometimes my thoughts fly out when I only think of how much I still have to study today!!! please- help if you can... I really don't want to start with meds...

A. Omega-3 fatty acids, phosphatidylserine, zinc and magnesium may have benefits with regard to ADD symptoms. i take omega-3 fatty acids every day for the past year and it helped me go threw a ruff year of studying.

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In this study, the visual field defects characteristic of POAG patients were mostly in the form of decreased retinal sensitivity, whereas in NAION patients they were in the form of concentrically narrowed visual field and quadrant excesses.
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The simplest and most conventional method of building with coils is to lay them concentrically one after the other, but where the laying of coils goes beyond this, as is the case with integrated coiled pottery, coiling technique becomes rather complex.
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Immediately above the clamp ring is a "Power-Cincher" flow control valve employing a series of curved, articulated rods that cinch the bag spout concentrically, allowing dust-free retying and removal of partially empty bags.
A confirmed intuition: the skin locus grows concentrically, in center being the pixels with the highest probability i.
Therefore, the maximum values of spun concrete strains and at the same time of resisting compressive stresses in reinforcing steel bars of concentrically and eccentrically loaded columns may be defined, respectively, as:
First, the measuring probe is set to run concentrically, then it is positioned at the center of a known drill hole or special gauge ring.
The TriNex grinding system is triple concentrically mounted and enables a higher energy density per liter of grinding chamber volume.
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The image is parallax-free as a result of the right and camera being concentrically placed.