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Noun: civic center
Usage: US (elsewhere: civic centre)
  1. A center where the members of a community can gather for social or cultural activities
    - community center [US], community centre [Brit, Cdn], civic centre [Brit, Cdn]
  2. The center of a city
    - municipal center [US], down town [N. Amer], civic centre [Brit, Cdn], municipal centre [Brit, Cdn]

Derived forms: civic centers

Type of: center [US], centre [Brit, Cdn], hub

Part of: city, metropolis, urban center [US], urban centre [Brit, Cdn]

Encyclopedia: Civic center