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 for focused
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Focus \Fo"cus\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Focused; p. pr. & vb. n.
     To bring to a focus; to focalize; as, to focus a camera. --R.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  focused \focused\ adj. [Also spelled focussed.]
     1. being in focus or brought into focus; clearly delineated;
        -- of an image. Opposite of unfocused.
        [WordNet 1.5]
     2. converging on a point; -- of light rays; as, focused light
        rays can set something afire.
        [WordNet 1.5]
     3. concentrated on or clustered around a central point or
     Syn: centered, centred, centralized.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  concentrated \concentrated\ adj.
     1. Having a high density of (the indicated substance); as, a
        narrow thread of concentrated ore.
     Note: [Narrower terms: undiluted (vs. diluted)]
           [WordNet 1.5]
     2. Gathered together or made less diffuse; as, their
        concentrated efforts; his concentrated attention. Opposite
        of distributed or diffused.
     Note: [Narrower terms: bunched, bunchy, clustered;
           centered, centred, centralized, focused;
           undivided] [Also See: compact.]
           [WordNet 1.5]
     3. Intense; in an extreme degree; -- of mental phenomena; as,
        her concentrated passion held them at bay.
        [WordNet 1.5]
     4. being the most concentrated solution possible at a given
        temperature; unable to dissolve still more of a substance.
        Opposite of dilute or unsaturated.
     Note: [Narrower terms: supersaturated]
     Syn: saturated.
          [WordNet 1.5]
     5. reduced to a stronger or more concentrated form; as,
        concentrated sulfuric acid. Opposite of diluted.
     Syn: condensed.
          [WordNet 1.5]
     6. characterized by intensity; especially when imposed from
        without; -- of actions; as, concentrated study.
     Syn: intensive.
          [WordNet 1.5]
     7. characterized by mental concentration.
     Syn: intent.
          [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: being in focus or brought into focus [syn: focused,
             focussed] [ant: unfocused, unfocussed]
      2: (of light rays) converging on a point; "focused light rays
         can set something afire" [syn: focused, focussed]
      3: of an optical system (e.g. eye or opera glasses) adjusted to
         produce a clear image

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