metrocentric etymology

English word metrocentric comes from English -centric, English metro-

Detailed word origin of metrocentric

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-centric English (eng) Having a specified number of centres. Having a specified object at the centre, or as the focus of attention.
metro- English (eng) (medicine) Relating to the uterus. Short for metropolitan: of or relating to the city.
metrocentric English (eng) Focusing on a metropolis, or large city.

Words with the same origin as metrocentric

Descendants of -centric
Afrocentrically Americentric Christocentric Danocentric Hibernocentric Scotocentric Swedocentric acrocentric androcentric autocentric ciscentric cybercentric egocentric endocentricity excentric heterocentric holocentric idiocentric jovicentric lipocentric matricentric nucleocentric omphalocentric somatocentric
Descendants of metro-
metralgia metritis metrobus metrocentrism metrochrome metrodynia metroethnicity metrogaine metrogenic metrolingual metrometer metroperitoneal metrophlebitis metroplasty metroscope