Definition of 'focal'
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More recently they have become the focal point of a migratory pattern of a different kind. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Colour has the power to transform a space into a relaxing haven or a vibrant focal point. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is another focal point where the calendar works against England. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The focal point is the cinema screen, which has a liquid fireplace beneath it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The focal point here is the bed, not the chimney piece. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's important for the team to have a focal point. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They deserve a focal point. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Keep in mind your different focal lengths. Photographers Handbook (1993)The square is a focal point for the protesters calling for full democracy and a constitutional monarchy. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The colour is a focal point on one wall and adds a bit of personality. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Is there not space to provide a central focal point? Times, Sunday Times (2013)He should be one of the focal points of the team not just a sub. The Sun (2010)It is obvious why he has become the focal point for those clamouring for a change at the top. Times, Sunday Times (2013)When it is the focal point of the service, our people know it is important. Christianity Today (2000)If you want to branch out from basic hedging and introduce a decorative focal point, topiary offers endless variety in terms of size and shape. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And with'60s trend rolling into town this season, your lashes will become a focal point. The Sun (2011)At the front of the property is the new focal point: a large kitchen with a double-height ceiling and substantial windows. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As the action began, I used a variety of longer focal lengths to pick out details over the next couple of hours. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'focal'
British English: focal ADJECTIVE
Focal is used to describe something that relates to the point where a number of rays or lines meet.
...the focal plane of the telescope.
Definition of focal from the Collins English Dictionary
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