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English definition of “focus”

focus

noun [C] (CENTRE)    /ˈfəʊ.kəs/ US  /ˈfoʊ-/ (plural focuses or formal foci)
C1 the main or central point of something, especially of attention or interest : I think Dave likes to be the focus of attention . The main focus of interest at the fashion show was Christian Lacroix's outrageous evening wear . The media focus on politicians ' private lives inevitably switches the attention away from the real issues .ImportanceUseful or advantageous
(Definition of focus noun (CENTRE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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