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English definition of “tunnel vision”

tunnel vision

noun [U] (THINKING)    disapproving
the fact that someone considers only one part of a problem or situation , or holds a single opinion rather than having a more general understanding Narrow-minded
(Definition of tunnel vision noun (THINKING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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