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  1. focus group(Noun)

    A group of people, sampled from a larger population, interviewed in open session for market research or political analysis


  1. Focus group

    A focus group is a form of qualitative research in which a group of people are asked about their perceptions, opinions, beliefs, and attitudes towards a product, service, concept, advertisement, idea, or packaging. Questions are asked in an interactive group setting where participants are free to talk with other group members. The first focus groups were created at the Bureau of Applied Social Research in the USA, by associate director, sociologist Robert K. Merton. The term itself was coined by psychologist and marketing expert Ernest Dichter.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of focus group in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of focus group in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  1. Highsmith Vernick:

    We have messaging and focus group research that we can provide to other interested communities across the country.

  2. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie:

    I mean, the fact is that you don't need to be pandering to one way or the other. I'll tell you the way you don't do it: You don't do focus group-tested trips to the border, speak Spanish and then, you know, criticize Asians.

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