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When it came to free speech, America still needed a “vital center.”

The next president faces a host of problems, and solving them will require finding or creating a vital center in Washington.

He overemphasized social issues to keep the base happy—taking focus away from issues of most concern to the vital center.

Such a beam would require good aiming, being narrow, but if it touched a vital center would be infallibly fatal.

No mark distinguished it as the vital center of a nation's foreign business.

He strives clearly to reach the bottom, to penetrate even the vital center of the hortensia's umbel.

Christian experience is in continual danger of drifting from this vital center.

There is no one vital center to the modern movement which disaster can strike or decay undermine.


On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to vital center, such as: command post, focal point, headquarters, hotbed, control center, and core.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.