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de·fo·cus

 (dē-fō′kəs)
tr.v. de·fo·cused, de·fo·cus·ing, de·fo·cus·es or de·fo·cussed or de·fo·cus·sing or de·fo·cus·ses
To cause (a beam or a lens) to deviate from accurate focus.
n.
The act or result of causing a lens to deviate from accurate focus.

defocus

(diːˈfəʊkəs)
vb
formal to go or cause to go out of focus
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Defocusing the attention of the public from the social issues, with fabricated files, only happens in countries with lack of democratic capacity, comments Lindita Sejdiu.
The objective is to limit the use of PM Gruevski's statements as alibi for defocusing from the bilateral dispute, but also to prevent their abuse by individuals and politicians in Greece.
Albert Musliu believes that the chaos is a way of defocusing the attentions.
According to Professor Ljubomir Frckovski, except for the worsening of the interethnic relations, the problem is the defocusing from the solving of the name issue.
Analyst Albert Musliu considers that all of this has a different aim-that is, defocusing the public from crucial problems that Macedonia faces.
Political analysts assess that the recent stances regarding internal issue are aimed at defocusing the public from the real problems that the country is facing.
This was an attempt for defocusing the public from "Skopje 2014" because citizens punished them for the shame they caused to the country with this project," SDSM said.
He stated that Thaci's insults are aimed at defocusing the public from the loss in Tetovo.
On Monday, PDSH reacted against the recent feuds between VMRO-DPMNE and SDSm saying that this is aimed at defocusing the public from the true problems in the 201 draft-budget.
Ahrens explained, "This structure will provide Synthetech with access to a proprietary product R&D effort without any defocusing from or diminishing of its established business of developing, manufacturing and marketing peptide building blocks for pharmaceutical companies world-wide.
Our licensing strategy will allow us to participate in emerging markets without defocusing our existing business.
For example, after defocusing or looking "beyond" the jungle scene, the user will see a pride of lions.