concentration concentration  /ˌkɑn sən ˈtreɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the strength of a solution; number of molecules of a substance in a given volume
  2. (n) the spatial property of being crowded together
  3. (n) strengthening the concentration (as of a solute in a mixture) by removing diluting material
  4. (n) increase in density
  5. (n) complete attention; intense mental effort
  6. (n) bringing together military forces
  7. (n) great and constant diligence and attention

News

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    AKRON, Ohio, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For some office workers, sitting at a desk all day makes concentration difficult, and creativity nearly impossible. Until now, a worker's best escape included ...
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  2. Officials: Lower BAC limit will not lessen Montana's DUI problem

    BUTTE – A proposal to lower the legal blood alcohol concentration that triggers a drunken-driving citation might not lessen the problem of drinking and driving in Montana, according to state law enforcement officers and activist groups.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Missoulian

  3. Is Concentration Better Than Diversification in Pharma?

    Is Concentration Better Than Diversification in Pharma?        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

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Quotes

  1. "We lost our concentration in the second half and the Americans benefited from that," Slovenia coach Matjaz Kek said. "We were ahead of the United States, but we didn't overcome this pressure."
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Matjaž Kek Source: The Associated Press

  2. "I think for us the concentration is just on getting ready for the match," Bob Bradley said. "So many things can happen along the way, so we've not put much thought into the final way of determining things."
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Bob Bradley Source: The Associated Press

  3. "I put the towel on because it just helps me to relax and not to see what is going on around," Zvonareva told a news conference. "If you see all the things around, noticing all the scores, it just takes your concentration a little bit away...
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Vera Zvonareva Source: Reuters UK

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