Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a central manner or situation; at, to, through or from the centre.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a central manner or situation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a central manner or position; with regard to the center; along a central line: as, to be centrally situated; to flow centrally, as a river through a region of country.

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

  • adv. in or near or toward a center or according to a central role or function

Etymologies

From central + -ly (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Today, the decision to expand can be done centrally from the HQ.

    Hindustan Lever Rethinks Rural

  • Yes, for some evangelical Christians, the phrase centrally expressed an antipathy to abortion or opposition to gay marriage.

    Flavia Colgan: Memo to Dems: Keep the Faith, Baby

  • These types of develpement belong in centrally located areas where everyone can get at them.

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  • How quickly the inhibitory element in the stimulus develops centrally is not fully ascertainable, because the sooner the second reflex follows on the first the more the facilitation from it that it gets.

    Sir Charles Sherrington - Nobel Lecture

  • I agree with you to have some control centrally, that is good, I beleive Obama's plan goes too far and he wants too much control.

    Putting Plane On Ebay Not Even Sarah Palin's Idea?

  • However, though neither of us was around when the decisions were made, I'm reasonably confident that the decision to call a centrally favored note "C" on all of them and write them as transposing instruments had a lot to do with the fact that that makes it easier for a single player to play any member of the family without having to learn new fingerings.

    Analog Science Fiction and Fact

  • But Dr Clare Gerada, chairman of thr Royal College of GPs, dismissed the idea of centrally ordering flu vaccines.

    Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • The so-called centrally spherical double wishbone system used for the rear axle formed the basis for the handling of the roadster, which resembled the performance of a go-kart.

    Car Body Design - News

  • The intranet CMS will be hosted centrally, which is also expected to result in savings as the CSIRO is able to close down a lot of small servers hosting local intranets, stop paying license fees and free staff from local administration.

    Articles

  • Next month, we'll begin a total overhaul of classified as a centrally-managed, technology driven, internet-based and print-augmented service that's designed to delight both readers and advertisers.

    SeekingAlpha.com: Home Page

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