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Synonyms for centripetalsɛnˈtrɪp ɪ tl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. centripetal(adj)

    tending to move toward a center

    "centripetal force"

    Synonyms:
    receptive, unifying(a), sensory(a)

    Antonyms:
    centrifugal, motorial, outward-moving, outward-developing, efferent, decentralizing(a), decentralising(a)

  2. centripetal, unifying(a)(adj)

    tending to unify

    Antonyms:
    centrifugal, outward-developing, decentralising(a), decentralizing(a), motorial, efferent, outward-moving

  3. centripetal, receptive, sensory(a)(adj)

    of a nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system

    "sensory neurons"

    Antonyms:
    efferent, decentralizing(a), motorial, centrifugal, decentralising(a), outward-moving, outward-developing

Wiktionary

  1. centripetal(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    centrifugal

  2. centripetal(adjective)

    directed or moving towards a centre

    Antonyms:
    centrifugal

  3. centripetal(adjective)

    of, relating to, or operated by centripetal force

    Antonyms:
    centrifugal

  4. centripetal(adjective)

    directed towards the central nervous system; afferent

    Antonyms:
    centrifugal

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. centripetal(a.)

    Synonyms:
    tending to the centre


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