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con·cen·trate

 (kŏn′sən-trāt′)
v. con·cen·trat·ed, con·cen·trat·ing, con·cen·trates
v.tr.
1.
a. To direct or draw toward a common center; focus.
b. To bring into one main body: Authority was concentrated in the president.
2. To make (a solution or mixture) less dilute.
v.intr.
1.
a. To converge toward or meet in a common center.
b. To increase by degree; gather: "Dusk began to concentrate into full night" (Anthony Hyde).
2. To direct one's thoughts or attention: We concentrated on the task before us.
n.
A product that has been concentrated, especially a food that has been reduced in volume or bulk by the removal of liquid: pineapple juice concentrate.

[From concenter.]

con′cen·tra′tive adj.
con′cen·tra′tive·ly adv.
con′cen·tra′tor n.

concentrative

(ˈkɒnsənˌtreɪtɪv)
adj
tending to concentrate; characterized by concentration
ˈconcenˌtratively adv
ˈconcenˌtrativeness n
References in classic literature ?
The possible moves being not only manifold but involute, the chances of such oversights are multiplied; and in nine cases out of ten it is the more concentrative rather than the more acute player who conquers.
To observe attentively is to remember distinctly; and, so far, the concentrative chess-player will do very well at whist; while the rules of Hoyle (themselves based upon the mere mechanism of the game) are sufficiently and generally comprehensible.
It becomes important to remind that concentrative meditation on an object or thought is helpful in developing this ability.
One type is concentrative meditation, where you focus attention on your breathing or on specific thoughts, and in doing so, suppresses other thoughts.
Historically, there are two general approaches to meditation: concentrative meditation and mindfulness meditation [31].
He furthermore regularly methods Transcendental Meditation (a kind of concentrative reflection where anybody concentrates on one sight or sound) and has actually been doing yoga each day for more than Twenty Years, a ritual he calls one of the most vital health practice I have actually embraced.
He additionally regularly practices Transcendental Meditation (a kind of concentrative meditation where anyone concentrates on one sight or sound) and has been doing yoga exercise each day for greater than Twenty Years, a habit he calls the most essential health technique I have actually adopted.
He additionally frequently techniques Transcendental Meditation (a form of concentrative meditation where anybody concentrates on one view or noise) and has actually been doing yoga on a daily basis for more than Twenty Years, a ritual he calls the most vital health technique I have actually adopted.
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Therefore, our priorities have always been to make concentrative efforts for the healthier children to create prosperous Pakistan.
2014) studied the use of acem meditation compared with rest and concentrative meditation with functional magnetic resonance imaging.