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  • adj. Having things physically towards the center; consolidated or concentrated
  • adj. Having power concentrated in a single, central authority
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of centralize.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. drawn toward a center or brought under the control of a central authority; ; centralized government. Opposite of decentralized.
  • adj. concentrated on or clustered around a central point or purpose; -- contrasting with distributed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Centered in one point or on the authority of one person, party, etc.; vested in a central authority. Also spelled centralised.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. drawn toward a center or brought under the control of a central authority

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