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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 hub /ˈhʌb/
 轂,木片,中心;   中繼站,(在FIDONEET中,它負責為NODELIST 、FIDONEWS及NET MAIL進行傳送)

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 hub /ˈhəb/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology

 孔 集線器 插座

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hub n.
 1. The central part, usually cylindrical, of a wheel; the nave. See Illust. of Axle box.
 2. The hilt of a weapon.
 3. A rough protuberance or projecting obstruction; as, a hub in the road. [U.S.] See Hubby.
 4. A goal or mark at which quoits, etc., are cast.
 5. Diesinking A hardened, engraved steel punch for impressing a device upon a die, used in coining, etc.
 6. A screw hob. See Hob, 3.
 7. A block for scotching a wheel.
 Hub plank Highway Bridges, a horizontal guard plank along a truss at the height of a wagon-wheel hub.
 Up to the hub, as far as possible in embarrassment or difficulty, or in business, like a wheel sunk in mire; deeply involved. [Colloq.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the central part of a car wheel (or fan or propeller etc)
           through which the shaft or axle passes
      2: a center of activity or interest or commerce or
         transportation; a focal point around which events revolve;
         "the playground is the hub of parental supervision"; "the
         airport is the economic hub of the area"