focal point

noun
|Updated on: 15 Jun 2018

Examples of focal point in a Sentence

  1. This port was the focal point of trade two centuries ago.

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First Known Use of focal point

1692

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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FOCAL POINT Defined for English Language Learners

focal point

Definition of focal point for English Language Learners

  • : a center of activity, interest, or attention


Medical Dictionary

focal point

noun

medical Definition of focal point

: focus 1a


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