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ˈfoʊ kəlfo·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. focal(adj)

    having or localized centrally at a focus

    "focal point"; "focal infection"

  2. focal(adj)

    of or relating to a focus

    "focal length"

Wiktionary

  1. focal(Adjective)

    Belonging to, concerning, or located at a focus

  2. focal(Adjective)

    limited to a small area

Webster Dictionary

  1. Focal(adj)

    belonging to,or concerning, a focus; as, a focal point

    Etymology: [Cf. F. focal. See Focus.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of focal in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of focal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of focal in a Sentence

  1. Tom Shimabukuro:

    The important thing to note here is the initial features are largely kind of nonspecific symptoms, which at initial presentation -- or when a patient starts to become symptomatic -- may seem kind of mild and not that clinically significant -- things like headaches, lethargy, chills, myalgia, later features include severe headache, some focal signs, in one case severe abdominal pain, bruising, swelling in the lower extremities.

  2. Andre Bakhos:

    Those are violent New Year fireworks. That's quite a way to start the day off, right now, the focal point is China, the global economic condition, and the fact that we're coming off a disappointing year on many levels, a frustrating year on many levels, only to walk in and have the( S&P) futures down 35 points.

  3. Ryan Duffin:

    Had she gotten in direct contact with us, it probably wouldn't have been printed, at least in that way, a lot of the article was still based in truth, but the focal point would have been different.

  4. Darren Seifer:

    This might actually have an effect. Sugar is the focal point for consumers right now.

  5. Andre Bakhos:

    Those are violent New Year fireworks. That's quite a way to start the day off, right now, the focal point is China, the global economic condition, and the fact that we're coming off a disappointing year on many levels, a frustrating year on many levels, only to walk in and have the (S&P) futures down 35 points.

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