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Godan verb with 'ru' ending
to play a central role, to take a leading part

Conjugated forms
Present, Future 中心となる, 中心となります
[does], will [do]
中心とならない, 中心となりません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 中心となった, 中心となりました
中心とならなかった, 中心となりませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 中心となって, 中心となりまして 中心とならないで, 中心となりませんで 中心とならなくて
ON: チュウ KUN: なか, うち, あた.る
in, inside, middle, mean, center

Stroke: 4 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-4-3 FC: 5000.0

ON: シン KUN: こころ, -ごころ
heart, mind, spirit, heart radical (no. 61)

Stroke: 4 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-1-3 FC: 3300.0

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