Last modified on 20 March 2014, at 21:52

centrēt

See also: centret

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From centrs, made into a 2nd-conjugation verb (ending -ēt).

PronunciationEdit

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VerbEdit

centrēt tr., 2nd conj., pres. centrēju, centrē, centrē, past centrēju

  1. to center (to put or place in a certain relation to the center; to point (something) at the center)
    pazīstami divi paņēmieni, kā centrēt kuģu stūres: vai nu izmanto aizzīmēšanas galdus un parastās veices, vai arī stīgu — two procedures to center a ship's helm are known: either by using marking tables and a simple tow, or with a string
  2. (sports) to send the ball back to the center of the field

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