central


central
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.

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Communication plays a central role in developing trust within an organization.

in or near the centre of something: »

You will have to pay more for offices in a central location.

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central London

controlled or organized from one place or by one single authority: central control/government/authority »

Without a strong central authority, the country faces imminent collapse.

controlling other smaller organizations, departments, etc.: »

The company announced the relocation of its central office to a greenfield site outside the capital.

centrally adverb
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centrally located offices

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a centrally managed service department


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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