concentrated concentrated  /ˈkɑn sən ˌtreɪ təd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) gathered together or made less diffuse
  2. (adj) of or relating to a solution whose dilution has been reduced
  3. (adj) intensely focused
  4. (adj) (of light) transmitted directly from a pointed light source
  5. (adj) being the most concentrated solution possible at a given temperature; unable to dissolve still more of a substance

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Alec Wilkinson: Heather Dewey-Hagborg makes portraits from DNA.

    Amid the recent discourse over surveillance, a woman named Heather Dewey-Hagborg delivered a talk in Brooklyn called “Stranger Visions,” which was sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and by Genspace, a D.I.Y. bio lab on Flatbush Avenue. The talk concentrated on Dewey-Hagborg’ . . . (Subscription required.)
    on June 24, 2013     Source: The New Yorker

  2. Not all eye allergies are eye allergies

    Ocular rosacea is associated with a chronic skin condition known as acne rosacea. The problem usually affects those with light skin, and is characterized by redness and bumps concentrated on the f...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Sampson Independent

  3. Man arrested for alleged possession of concentrated cannabis

    A 21-year-old Napa man was arrested Wednesday evening on suspicion of possessing concentrated cannabis, police said.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Napa Valley Register

Quotes

  1. "Uruguay is a strong side and we will have to be very concentrated," Dutch coach Bert van Marwijk said. "They are fighters, survivors."
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Bert van Marwijk Source: The Associated Press

  2. "I knew Park is strong in the last 50 meters," Phelps said of the 400 free gold medalist, "so I knew I had to be fast and concentrated."
    on Aug 11, 2008 By: Michael Phelps Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "I was pretty pleased with my performance," said Federer, a 10-time Grand Slam champion. "It was solid. I was very concentrated on my own service games, trying to get those through then hopefully put pressure on my opponent. I had to come up...
    on Jun 25, 2007 By: Roger Federer Source: Bangkok Post

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