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tr. & intr.v. con·cen·tered, con·cen·ter·ing, con·cen·ters
To direct toward or come together at a common center.
[Probably Italian concentrare or French concentrer : both from Latin com-, com- + Latin centrum, center; see center.]
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con•cen•ter(kɒnˈsɛn tər, kən-)
to bring or converge to a common center.
[1585–95; < Middle French concentrer]
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|Verb||1.||concenter - bring into focus or alignment; to converge or cause to converge; of ideas or emotions|
align, aline, adjust, line up - place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight; "align the car with the curb"; "align the sheets of paper on the table"
refocus - focus anew; "The group needs to refocus its goals"
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