centrally

adverb /ˈsɛnt.ɹə.li/
In a central manner or situation; at, to, through or from the centre.

The tubes being filled with distilled water, the light from an electric lamp was directed toward the central glass of the refractometer and the latter adjusted by screws till the light passed centrally down both tubes, and then the right angled prism at the further end adjusted till the light returned and was reflected into the telescope, where generally two images were observed.


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  • Centrally — Cen tral*ly, adv. In a central manner or situation. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • centrally — cen|tral|ly [ sentrəli ] adverb 1. ) something that is done centrally is dealt with by a central organization or system: a centrally planned economy Our staff are now recruited centrally rather than locally. 2. ) FORMAL in the middle of a space:… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • centrally — UK [ˈsentrəlɪ] / US adverb 1) something that is done centrally is dealt with by a central organization or system Our staff are now recruited centrally rather than locally. centrally heated: our cosy centrally heated houses 2) formal in the middle …   English dictionary

  • centrally — central UK US /ˈsentrəl/ adjective ► main or important: be central to sth »Offshore production is central to the strategies of some of the world s most powerful businesses. »Communication plays a central role in developing trust within an… …   Financial and business terms

  • centrally — adv. Centrally is used with these adjectives: ↑concerned, ↑organized, ↑situated Centrally is used with these verbs: ↑administer, ↑control, ↑fund, ↑impose, ↑locate, ↑manage, ↑organize, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • centrally — central ► ADJECTIVE 1) in or near the centre. 2) very important; essential. DERIVATIVES centrality noun centrally adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • centrally — adverb in or near or toward a center or according to a central role or function (Freq. 5) The theater is centrally located • Ant: ↑peripherally • Derived from adjective: ↑central …   Useful english dictionary

  • centrally — adverb see central I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • centrally — See central. * * * …   Universalium

  • centrally — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. in the middle, in the center, in the heart of, midway, halfway; see also central 1 …   English dictionary for students

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