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central

(Essential), adjective basal, basic, capital, cardinal, chief, crucial, dominant, elemental, first, foremost, foundational, fundamental, highly important, indispensable, intrinsic, intrinsical, key, main, major, necessary, pivotal, primal, primary, principal, requisite, ruling, significant, supreme, underlying, vital

central

(Situated near center), adjective center, centric, centrical, equidistant, focal, halfway, inmost, inner, medial, median, mesial, middle, middlemost, midmost
Associated concepts: central board of appeals, central filing, centralization center of gravity doctrine
See also: basic, cardinal, federal, fundamental, important, indispensable, integral, intermediate, leading, master, material, outstanding, primary

CENTRAL. Relating to the centre, or placed in the centre; as, the central courts of the United States, are those located in the city of Washington, whose jurisdiction extends over the whole country. These are, first, the Senate of the United States, when organized to try impeachments; secondly, the Supreme Court of the United States.
     2. The government of the United States is the central government.

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If the diagnosis of central diabetes insipidus is made early (e.
Central diabetes insipidus may be attributed to an inadequate release of ADH for various reasons, both congenital and acquired.
On the other hand patients suffering from central diabetes insipidus and also with damaged vasopressin production in brain (which can be caused by radiation therapy or accidents) will need this class of drug for their remaining life to support body fluid maintenance.
NYSE: RPR) today announced that it has received Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance to market a tablet formulation of DDAVP (desmopressin acetate) for the treatment of central diabetes insipidus (CDI).

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