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Definition of Concentric

Concentric
Concentric Con*cen"tric, Concentrical Con*cen"tric*al, a. [F. concentrique. See Concenter.] Having a common center, as circles of different size, one within another. Concentric circles upon the surface of the water. --Sir I. Newton. Concentrical rings like those of an onion. --Arbuthnot.
Concentric
Concentric Con*cen"tric, n. That which has a common center with something else. Its pecular relations to its concentrics. --Coleridge.

Meaning of Concentric from wikipedia

- In geometry, two or more objects are said to be concentric, coaxal, or coaxial when they share the same center or axis. Circles, regular polygons and regular...
- The concentric zone model, also known as the Burgess model or the CCD model, is one of the earliest theoretical models to explain urban social structures...
- A concentric castle is a castle with two or more concentric curtain walls, such that the inner wall is higher than the outer and can be defended from...
- throughout the contraction. If the muscle length shortens, the contraction is concentric; if the muscle length lengthens, the contraction is eccentric. In natural...
- A concentric reducer is used to join pipe sections or tube sections on the same axis. The concentric reducer is cone-shaped, and is used when there is...
- Concentric objects share the same center or axis. Concentric may also refer to: Concentric muscle contractions Concentric (album), a 2010 album byJennifer...
- Concentric hypertrophy is a hypertrophic growth of a hollow organ without overall enlargement, in which the walls of the organ are thickened and its capacity...
- Baló concentric sclerosis is a disease in which the white matter of the brain appears damaged in concentric layers, leaving the axis cylinder intact. It...
- Concentric is the sixth studio album by the Italian psychedelic rock band Jennifer Gentle, released in 2010 by A Silent Place. Key Land Neon Melt Hunt...
- There are two types of isotonic contractions: (1) concentric and (2) eccentric. In a concentric contraction, the muscle tension rises to meet the resistance...
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