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concentric

[kən′sen·trik]
(science and technology)
Pertaining to the relationship between two different-sized circular, cylindrical, or spherical shapes when the smaller one is exactly centered within the larger one.

Concentric

Having a common center.

concentric

Having a common center.

concentric

Coming from the center, or circles within circles. For example, tracks on a hard disk are concentric. Tracks on optical media are concentric or spiral shaped (in a coil) depending on the type.
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3, the analytic and the simulated electric potential are considered by taking into account three concentric spheres centred in (0, 0, 0) with radius [r.
He finds the deeper meaning of love in the third concentric sphere of the temple.
Thus three concentric spheres were fitted to the three marker trajectories, determining the CM[P.