Definition of center of attraction in US English:

center of attraction

noun

  • 1Physics
    The point to which bodies tend by gravity.

    • ‘So, I assume that two or more particles concerned, rotating round the mutual center of attraction forces influence (analogous to gravitation center) and simultaneously moving translatory, like corpuscules in the direction of radiation spreading at the speed of light »C«.’
    • ‘The Sun is the center of attraction for all the planets that revolve around it.’
    • ‘The position of the effective center of attraction of HCl to the rare-gas atom is deduced.’
  • 2

    another term for center of attention