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Synonyms for focus

Synonyms for focus

a place of concentrated activity, influence, or importance

a point of origin from which ideas or influences, for example, originate

to direct toward a common center

to devote (oneself or one's efforts)

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the concentration of attention or energy on something

maximum clarity or distinctness of an image rendered by an optical system

maximum clarity or distinctness of an idea

a central point or locus of an infection in an organism

special emphasis attached to something

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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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cause to converge on or toward a central point

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bring into focus or alignment

become focussed or come into focus

References in periodicals archive ?
This study used focus groups to investigate the strengths and areas of need in a senior high school personal development program.
Focus groups have been utilized for a variety of purposes.
Micro Focus is a registered trademark and Server Express is a trademark of Micro Focus International Ltd.
Although focus groups vary considerably across situations and purpose, they can be broadly defined as a technique whereby 8 to 12 individuals discuss a particular topic of interest under the direction of a moderator (Stewart & Shamdasani, 1990).
Micro Focus provides innovative software that allows companies to dramatically improve the business value of their enterprise applications.
Equity Focus places all capitalization and governance information at a CFO's fingertips; so when it's time for the company's auditors or a due diligence team to take a look, there won't be any surprises.
utility company, is using Micro Focus COBOL/2 for UNIX on DC/OSx to downsize from a Unisys mainframe to a distributed client/server architecture, employing Pyramid MIServers as the back-end to its company-wide PC network.
We are very excited about our enhanced relationship with IBM to provide products that help our joint customers efficiently deliver business results," said Stephen Kelly, chief executive officer of Micro Focus.
Micro Focus will open an Early Adopter Program for its Eclipse integration capabilities in the first quarter of 2007.
Micro Focus Studio for COBOL Developers integrates key Micro Focus technology to provide enterprises with a comprehensive COBOL development environment for Windows, UNIX and Linux.
Micro Focus is clearly aligning COBOL applications with major technology changes in our industry," said Jerry Opedal, vice president of computer support at Title Guaranty.
CoCompany Introduces Micro Focus Server for SOA and Server Express 5.
The latest Micro Focus solutions for COBOL developers including Net Express[R] for development and Micro Focus Server[TM] for .