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Meaning of FOCALIZE

Pronunciation:  'fowku`lIz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  put into focus; as of an image on a screen; "Please focus the image; we cannot enjoy the movie"
  2. [v]  become focussed or come into focus; "The light focused"
  3. [v]  bring into focus or alignment; to converge or cause to converge; of ideas or emotions
  4. [v]  concentrate on a particular place or spot; "The infection has localized in the left eye"
 

FOCALIZE is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: concenter, concentre, focalise, focalise, focalise, focus, focus, localise, localize, sharpen
 
 Antonyms: blear, blur, dim, slur
 
 See Also: adapt, adjust, adjust, align, aline, center, center on, concentrate on, conform, focalize, focus on, lie, line up, narrow down, pin down, refocus, refocus, revolve about, revolve around, set

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fo"cal*ize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Focalized}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Focalizing}.]
To bring to a focus; to focus; to concentrate.

      Light is focalized in the eye, sound in the ear. --De
                                               Quincey.

 

 

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