Hub of the Universe

Hub of the Universe
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  • hub of the universe — center of the universe …   English contemporary dictionary

  • HUB OF THE UNIVERSE —    a name humorously given by Wendell Holmes to Boston, or rather the State House of the city …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Hub of the Universe — nickname given by Oliver Wendell Holmes to the statehouse in Boston and later by others to the entire city …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Hub of the Universe — noun state capital and largest city of Massachusetts; a major center for banking and financial services • Syn: ↑Boston, ↑Bean Town, ↑Beantown, ↑capital of Massachusetts • Members of this Region: ↑Bunker Hill, ↑battle of Bunker Hill …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Hub — may refer to:* Hub; Places * The Hub , a nickname for Boston, Massachusetts; short for The Hub of the Universe * The Hub (Edinburgh), former church in Edinburgh which is now home to the Edinburgh International Festival * The Hub, Bronx, an area… …   Wikipedia

  • hub — solid center of a wheel, 1640s, perhaps from hubbe, originally lump, the source of hob of a fireplace and HOBNAIL (Cf. hobnail), as in boots. A wheelwright s word, not generally known or used until c.1828; it reached wider currency in connection… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Hub — The Hub Boston, Massachusetts also called Hub of American Culture, Hub of New England, and Hub of the Universe …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah —   …   Wikipedia

  • hub — /hʌb / (say hub) noun 1. the central part of a wheel, as that part into which the spokes are inserted. 2. the part in central position around which all else revolves: the hub of the universe. 3. the peg or hob used as a target in quoits, etc. 4.… …  

  • The Hub (TV channel) — The Hub Launched October 10, 2010 Owned by Discovery Communications Hasbro, Inc. (Both owning 50%) Slogan Where Everything Comes Together Country …   Wikipedia

  • Universe of Kingdom Hearts — The Kingdom Hearts video game series, developed by Square Enix in collaboration with Disney, takes place in an unnamed fictional universe with numerous self contained worlds based on intellectual properties from both companies. Many of these… …   Wikipedia


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