Medical Dictionary


verb con·cen·trate \ˈkän(t)-sən-ˌtrāt, -ˌsen-\

Medical Definition of CONCENTRATE

transitive verb
a :  to bring or direct toward a common center or objective :  focus b :  to accumulate (a toxic substance) in bodily tissues <fish concentrate mercury>
:  to make less dilute <concentrate syrup>
intransitive verb
:  to fix one's powers, efforts, or attention on one thing <concentrate on a problem>
con·cen·tra·tor \-ˌtrāt-ər\ noun
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