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Synonyms for concentration

Synonyms for concentration

a converging at a common center

concentration of the mental powers on something

Synonyms for concentration

the spatial property of being crowded together

strengthening the concentration (as of a solute in a mixture) by removing diluting material

bringing together military forces

great and constant diligence and attention

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Under all this grim melancholy and narrowing concentration of desire, Mr.
It begets in those [95] who fall in with him at the right moment of their spiritual development, a habit of reading between the lines, a faith in the effect of concentration and collectedness of mind on the right appreciation of poetry, the expectation that what is really worth having in the poetic order will involve, on their part, a certain discipline of the temper not less than of the intellect.
The industrial and political supremacy of the bourgeoisie threatens it with certain destruction; on the one hand, from the concentration of capital; on the other, from the rise of a revolutionary proletariat.
It is a singular thing, but I find that a concentrated atmosphere helps a concentration of thought.
Three hundred," he muttered, wrinkling his brows with concentration.
She had told me, bit by bit, under pressure, a great deal; but a small shifty spot on the wrong side of it all still sometimes brushed my brow like the wing of a bat; and I remember how on this occasion--for the sleeping house and the concentration alike of our danger and our watch seemed to help-- I felt the importance of giving the last jerk to the curtain.
When a warlike prince attacks a powerful state, his generalship shows itself in preventing the concentration of the enemy's forces.
Gradually, however, the conviction came upon me that I could, by a certain concentration of thought, think the veil away, and so get a glimpse of the mysterious face--as to which the two questions, "is she pretty?
Lilla was silent in the helpless concentration of deadly fear; Mimi was all resolve and self- forgetfulness, so intent on the soul-struggle in which she was engaged that there was no possibility of any other thought.
The interrelationship of serum S100B and P53 concentrations and their association with tumour type and size in patients was determined.
According to hazardousness to live organisms heavy metals are distributed as follows: Hg, As, Cu, Cd, Zn, Cr, Mn, Fe, Ti, Pb, while their carcinogenic and mutagenic effect depends on their concentrations and can manifest itself only after some time but not right away (Cetkauskaite 1999).
Geological Survey in Denver measured concentrations of several such medicines in river water and fish in Colorado.
Blood cholesterol and LDL cholesterol concentrations were low.
2005), we documented the orders of magnitude of increases in lead concentrations of processed cocoa and chocolate products over that of the lead concentration in cocoa bean nibs used in the manufacture of those products.