[noun] a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication Synonyms:telephone exchange, exchange
[adjective] serving as an essential component; "a cardinal rule"; "the central cause of the problem"; "an example that was fundamental to the argument"; "computers are fundamental to modern industrial structure" Synonyms:cardinal, fundamental, key, primal
[adjective] in or near a center or constituting a center; the inner area; "a central position"; "central heating and air conditioning"
[adjective] used in the description of a place that in the middle of another place; "the people of Central and Northern Europe"; "country in central Africa"
[adjective] centrally located and easy to reach; "the central city has good bus service"; "the shop has a central location"