- -centric [sen′trik΄][ME -centrik < ML -centricus < L centrum, CENTER + -icus, -IC] combining form forming adjectives1. having a center or centers (of a specified kind or number) [concentric]2. having (a specified thing) as its center [geocentric]3. having (a specified thing) as the focus of attention, efforts, etc. [Afrocentric]
English World dictionary. V. Neufeldt. 2014.