What does focal mean?

Definitions for focal
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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How to say focal in sign language?

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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. Masahiro Ichikawa:

    The next focal point is the upcoming FOMC (Federal Open Market Committee) meeting and whether the Fed shows any indication of accelerating the pace of its rate hikes following the strong employment report.

  2. Annette Cardwell:

    Even Princess Leia, who was always pivotal and always central, she was not Luke Skywalker, rey feels like she is the new focal point.

  3. Bear Hall:

    If [the council] doesn’t want it as a focal point, that’s fine, but we don’t want some ‘foofoo’ fountain either.

  4. Officer James Holliman:

    Football is the carrot, but we're really using that to mentor and be a focal point in these kids’ lives where we're helping them do better things in their lives.

  5. Corey Feldman:

    I want to be very clear. I stand for any and all victims of sexual abuse or assault, as a survivor and someone who has been fighting for this to become a focal topic of our society for decades and is fighting diligently to abolish the statutes of limitations across the country, I applaud all victims for letting their voices be heard and I encourage the public debate to continue.

Images & Illustrations of focal

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