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in focus

Definition of in focus

  1. 1 :  adjusted so that things are seen clearly and sharply <The binoculars were not in focus.>

  2. 2 :  in a state where the details can be clearly seen <It was a nice picture—the family was in focus and everyone was smiling.>



Word by Word Definitions

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  1. :  a point at which rays (as of light, heat, or sound) converge or from which they diverge or appear to diverge

    :  the point where the geometrical lines or their prolongations conforming to the rays diverging from or converging toward another point intersect and give rise to an image after reflection by a mirror or refraction by a lens or optical system

    :  a point of convergence of a beam of particles (as electrons)

  1. :  to bring into focus

    :  to adjust the focus of (as the eye or a lens)

    :  to cause to be concentrated


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