Centrifugal - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌsentrɪˈfjuːɡl|  American pronunciation of the word centrifugal
Brit.  |ˌsɛntrɪˈfjuːɡ(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word centrifugal

adjective

- tending away from centralization, as of authority

the division of Europe into warring blocs produces ever-increasing centrifugal stress

- conveying information to the muscles from the CNS (syn: motor)

Examples

the division of Europe into warring blocs produces ever-increasing centrifugal stress

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