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Main Entry: 1conĚcenĚtrate
Pronunciation: primarystresskän(t)-sschwan-secondarystresstramacrt, -sen-
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -tratĚed; -tratĚing
1 a : to bring, direct, or come toward or meet in a common center or objective <concentrate one's efforts> b : to gather into one body, mass, or force
2 : to increase the amount of a substance in a space by removing other substances with which it is mixed or in which it is dissolved <concentrate syrup> <concentrate ore>
3 : to fix one's powers, efforts, or attention on one thing <concentrate on a problem>
- conĚcenĚtraĚtor /-secondarystresstramacrt-schwar/ noun

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