focal point

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Synonyms for focal point

a point of convergence of light (or other radiation) or a point from which it diverges


Related Words

a central point or locus of an infection in an organism


the concentration of attention or energy on something

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STAY FOCUSED: The main challenge in the living room was to create a focal point.
Since the demolition after the war of the ruined part of the Old Town Hall, the magnificent church of St Nicholas (Kostel Mikulase) now forms part of the square giving it yet another focal point but making the place shapeless.
The focal point test has been relaxed, but the facts still must show that the home office is the taxpayer's primary business location.
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WHEN THE NATIONAL COUNCIL of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) published Curriculum Focal Points for Pre-kindergarten through Grade 8 Mathematics: A Quest for Coherence last September, the document targeted what many feel is a need for fewer, more focused math objectives for school districts throughout the United States.
It also showed USC could become a run-first team instead of making Leinart the focal point.
High-rise buildings specially adapted to the regional climate and open-air lifestyle would punctuate the pattern, providing urban landmarks and focal points for more intensive activities.
For the industry in the area to expand, the infrastructure at the Focal Point area needs to be enhanced, demanded Federation of Industrial and Commercial Organisation (FICO).
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The CRA hopes to spark an urban renewal on a stretch of Sherman Way by restoring the shuttered and run-down 57-year-old Reseda Theater as a cultural focal point.
As the focal point of the store Erehwon will build a ski test slope so sports enthusiasts can try out skis.
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Minister for Public Service and Administration, Roy Padayachie is attending the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) APR Focal Point Select Committee meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 4 to 5 May.