Homocentric \Ho`mo*cen"tric\, a. [Gr. ?: ? the same + ? center: cf. F. homocentrique.] Having the same center. [1913 Webster]

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  • homocentric — HOMOCÉNTRIC, Ă, homocentrici, ce, adj. 1. (Despre fascicule de lumină) Ale cărui raze trec toate printr un singur punct. 2. (mat.; despre cercuri) Care au acelaşi centru. [var.: omocéntric, ă adj.] – Din fr. homocentrique. Trimis de gall,… …   Dicționar Român

  • homocentric — homocentrically, adv. homocentricity, /hoh moh sen tris i tee, hom oh /, n. /hoh meuh sen trik, hom euh /, adj. 1. having a common center; concentric. 2. diverging from or converging to the same point: homocentric rays. Also, homocentrical. [1615 …   Universalium

  • homocentric — adjective a) Having an identical centre. Hays main concern, in the light of an antigreen backlash, is that homocentric democracy is insufficient for the achievement of the ecocentric goals... b) Focused on human beings; anthropocentric. See Also …   Wiktionary

  • homocentric — Having the same center; denoting rays that meet at a common focus. Cf.:heterocentric (1). * * * ho·mo·cen·tric (ho″mo senґtrik) [homo + centric] having the same center or focus …   Medical dictionary

  • homocèntric — ho|mo|cèn|tric Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • homocentric — adj. having a common center; expanding from or gathering toward the same point …   English contemporary dictionary

  • homocentric — homocentric1 adjective having the same centre. homocentric2 adjective another term for anthropocentric …   English new terms dictionary

  • homocentric — homo·centric …   English syllables

  • homocentric — /hoʊmoʊˈsɛntrɪk / (say hohmoh sentrik) adjective 1. having the same centre; concentric. 2. diverging from, or converging to, the same centre. –homocentrism, noun –homocentrist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • homocentric — adj. having the same centre …   Useful english dictionary

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