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 for Centring
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Center \Cen"ter\, Centre \Cen"tre\ v. i. [imp. & p. p.
     Centered or Centred (s[e^]n"t[~e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n.
     Centering or Centring.]
     1. To be placed in a center; to be central.
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     2. To be collected to a point; to be concentrated; to rest
        on, or gather about, as a center.
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              Where there is no visible truth wherein to center,
              error is as wide as men's fancies.    --Dr. H. More.
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              Our hopes must center in ourselves alone. --Dryden.
        [1913 Webster] Center

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Centering \Cen"ter*ing\, n. (Arch.)
     Same as Center, n., 6. [Written also centring.]
     [1913 Webster] Centerpiece

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Centring \Cen"tring\, n.
     See Centring.
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