Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An ornament to be placed in the centre, as of a table, ceiling, etc.
  • n. A central article or figure.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. same as centerpiece.

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

  • n. something placed at the center of something else (as on a table)
  • n. the central or most important feature

Etymologies

centre + piece (Wiktionary)

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