Definition of Centre spread

1. Noun. The spread at the center of a magazine.

Exact synonyms: Center Spread
Generic synonyms: Facing Pages, Spread, Spread Head, Spreadhead
Group relationships: Mag, Magazine

Definition of Centre spread

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of center spread) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Centre Spread

centre of attention
centre of buoyancy
centre of curvature
centre of effort
centre of flotation
centre of gravity
centre of immersion
centre of inertia
centre of lift
centre of ossification
centre of ridge
centre of rotation
centre of symmetry
centre parting
centre spread (current term)
centre stage
centre third

Literary usage of Centre spread

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Climate of London: Deduced from Meteorological Observations Made in the by Luke Howard (1833)
"The centre spread out several degrees in breadth, in the finest and softest sheet of light, resembling the milky way, and through it in every part the stars ..."

2. A Treatise on Civil Engineering by William Macfarland Patton (1895)
"... but will materially aid in the mixing; then the mass is turned outward from the centre, spread out into layers again, and the operation repeated. ..."

3. The World Set Free: A Story of Mankind by Herbert George Wells (1914)
"And the first conflagrations from the Paris centre spread westward half way to the sea. Moreover, the air in this infernal inner circle of red-lit ruins had ..."

4. The Practice of surgery: A Manual by Thomas Bryant (1876)
"... it is fairly open to question whether the inflammation originated in the synovial membrane, and from such a centre spread to the bones, cartilages, ..."

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