A point or place that is equally distant from the sides or outer boundaries of something; the middle.
Related signs: MIDDLE.
[Note: ASL writing is not an official standard. This sign language writing remains in a state of open space to allow room for experiment, evolution, and improvement.]
Written ASL digit for "center" contributed by Adrean Clark in the ASLwrite community, 2017.
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