To be placed in a center; to be central.
To be collected to a point; to be concentrated; to rest on, or gather about, as a center.
To place or fix in the center or on a central point.
To form a recess or indentation for the reception of a center.
an area that is approximately central within some larger region; "it is in the center of town"; "they ran forward into the heart of the struggle"; "they were in the eye of the storm"
a place where some particular activity is concentrated; "they received messages from several centers"
a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process; "in most people the speech center is in the left hemisphere"
a building dedicated to a particular activity; "they were raising money to build a new center for research"
move into the center; "That vase in the picture is not centered"
Centre or center in ice hockey is a forward position of a player whose primary zone of play is the middle of the ice, away from the side boards. Centres have more flexibility in their positioning and are expected to cover more ice surface than any other player. Centres are ideally faster skaters who can backcheck quickly from deep in the opposing zone.