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doc Definition of focus
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    noun
  • the concentration of attention or energy on something
  • The focus of activity shifted to molecular biology.
    He had no direction in his life.
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  • maximum clarity or distinctness of an image rendered by an optical system
  • In focus.
    Out of focus.
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  • maximum clarity or distinctness of an idea
  • The controversy brought clearly into focus an important difference of opinion.
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  • a central point or locus of an infection in an organism
  • The focus of infection.
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  • special emphasis attached to something
  • The stress was more on accuracy than on speed.
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  • a point of convergence of light (or other radiation) or a point from which it diverges
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  • a fixed reference point on the concave side of a conic section
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  • A point in which the rays of light meet, after being reflected or refracted, and at which the image is formed; as, the focus of a lens or mirror.
  • source: Webster 1913
    verb
  • direct one's attention on something
  • Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies.
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  • cause to converge on or toward a central point
  • Focus the light on this image.
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  • bring into focus or alignment; to converge or cause to converge; of ideas or emotions
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  • become focussed or come into focus
  • The light focused.
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  • put (an image) into focus
  • Please focus the image; we cannot enjoy the movie.
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  • To bring to a focus; to focalize; as, to focus a camera.
  • source: Webster 1913
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