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dead center

Exactly in the middle of something. If you're going to hang that painting, make sure you put it dead center—otherwise, it will just look weird. I want you dead center in this picture, so move a little to the left.
See also: center, dead

dead center

at the exact center of something. The arrow hit the target dead center. When you put the flowers on the table, put them dead center.
See also: center, dead
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The tone of Century Dead Center is poignant, and there is an overwhelming sense of one bravely searching for new strategies to construct a meaning whose center will hold.
50 T/C STRIKE PERFORMANCE BULLET POWDER CHARGE (BRAND, BULLET WEIGHT, TYPE) (BRAND) (GRAINS WEIGHT) Harvester Muzzleloader Blackhorn 209 100 260 Scorpion PT Precision Rifle 260 Dead Center Blackhorn 209 100 Federal 270 Trophy Copper Blackhorn 209 100 PowerBelt 295 Aerotip Blackhorn 209 100 VELOCITY GROUP SIZE (FPS) (INCHES) Harvester Muzzleloader 1,900 0.
Micro-adjustment knobs allow you to easily "click" your arrow placement into the dead center of the target, and the Sight Ring also offers protection for the .
First, fire five rounds at 25 yards with factory amino, holding dead center on the bull's eye.
It hit dead center with a perfectly acceptable group considering full auto and handheld firing.
I might add Cecil Epp, who makes the Dead Center and other precision muzzleloading bullets, is a great resource for Savage shooters.
Weinstein, we're sorry to tell you that she has three brain tumors in the dead center of her brain stem.
In the photograph accompanying the November article, and in my photograph, you can see the serial number plate above dead center of the front axle.
In the catalogue pages, one could see, for instance, four photos of Jane Fonda in four completely different but equally synthetic guises; Pat Buchanan being made up by a cosmetician for a TV appearance; computer morphs of once-human faces; before-and-after bellies and buttocks; and dead center, a profile view of Michael Jackson, clearly the sun god of this new solar system, who would later be deified by Jeff Koons.
The reason why this is called a "modified" system is because although the slide moves downward in a way similar to a conventional knuckle-joint press, when it gets near bottom dead center (BDC), the slide speed diminishes so that the impact speed is lower than would be the case with a crank drive.
One fuzzy picture tells it all: Dead center, a rectangular modern office building pokes up into the sunlight through dense white clouds.
During the week of October 14th, another new wave of layoffs hit dead center at Silicon Valley, this time coming from large corporations with marquee names such as Sun Microsystems, AMD, Applied Materials and Novellus.
015 Mm, Hardness At Center 56 -63 Hrc , Qty: 5 No 2) Mt 6 Dead Center ,Radical Load /Load Carrying Capacity More Then 2 Ton , Concentricity Better Than 0.
As Doug stated, the 25-yard pin will keep you in the kill zone on 20- and 30-yard shots, even if you aim for the dead center.
The Evil Roy is regulated to shoot dead center left and right windage.