Concentering
Concenter Con*cen"ter, Concentre Con*cen"tre, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Concentered} or {Concentred}; p. pr & vb. n. {Concentering}or {Concentring}.] [F. concentrer, fr. L. con- + centrum center. See {Center}, and cf. {Concentrate}] To come to one point; to meet in, or converge toward, a common center; to have a common center. [1913 Webster]

God, in whom all perfections concenter. --Bp. Beveridge. [1913 Webster]


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  • concentering — v. direct or come together to common center (Mathematics); converge toward; centralize …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Concenter — Con*cen ter, Concentre Con*cen tre, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Concentered} or {Concentred}; p. pr & vb. n. {Concentering}or {Concentring}.] [F. concentrer, fr. L. con + centrum center. See {Center}, and cf. {Concentrate}] To come to one point; to meet …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Concenter — Con*cen ter, Concentre Con*cen tre, v. t. To draw or direct to a common center; to bring together at a focus or point, as two or more lines; to concentrate. [1913 Webster] In thee concentering all their precious beams. Milton. [1913 Webster] All… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Concentered — Concenter Con*cen ter, Concentre Con*cen tre, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Concentered} or {Concentred}; p. pr & vb. n. {Concentering}or {Concentring}.] [F. concentrer, fr. L. con + centrum center. See {Center}, and cf. {Concentrate}] To come to one… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Concentre — Concenter Con*cen ter, Concentre Con*cen tre, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Concentered} or {Concentred}; p. pr & vb. n. {Concentering}or {Concentring}.] [F. concentrer, fr. L. con + centrum center. See {Center}, and cf. {Concentrate}] To come to one… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Concentre — Concenter Con*cen ter, Concentre Con*cen tre, v. t. To draw or direct to a common center; to bring together at a focus or point, as two or more lines; to concentrate. [1913 Webster] In thee concentering all their precious beams. Milton. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Concentred — Concenter Con*cen ter, Concentre Con*cen tre, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Concentered} or {Concentred}; p. pr & vb. n. {Concentering}or {Concentring}.] [F. concentrer, fr. L. con + centrum center. See {Center}, and cf. {Concentrate}] To come to one… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Concentring — Concenter Con*cen ter, Concentre Con*cen tre, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Concentered} or {Concentred}; p. pr & vb. n. {Concentering}or {Concentring}.] [F. concentrer, fr. L. con + centrum center. See {Center}, and cf. {Concentrate}] To come to one… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • concentre — verb /ˌkɑnˈsɛntər/ a) To come together at a common centre. Capt. Lewis walked on Shore above this Creek and discovered a high moun from the top of which he had an extensive view, 3 paths Concentering at the moun b) To bring together at a common… …   Wiktionary

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