Definitions of concentration

  1. great and constant diligence and attention Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the spatial property of being crowded together Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. increase in density Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. strengthening the concentration (as of a solute in a mixture) by removing extraneous material Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. bringing together military forces Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. the strength of a solution; number of molecules of a substance in a given volume (expressed as moles/cubic meter) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. The act or process of concentrating; the process of becoming concentrated, or the state of being concentrated; concentration. Newage Dictionary DB
  8. The act of placing together or the state of being placed together; close attention; condensation; the collecting of the different parts of an army at one place; concentration camp, a place where troops are assembled. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9. Act of concentrating: condensation. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  10. Act of concentrating; state of being concentrated. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  11. The act of concentrating, or that which is concentrated; condensation. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. The act of concentrating; the state of being concentrated. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  13. The act of bringing nearer together; collection into one point or centre; the act of reducing to a smaller bulk. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for concentration

  1. No amazement now, but very pale, and with terrible concentration of glance. – At Fault by Kate Chopin
  2. It is equally clear, however, that they repeatedly broke through each other's lines and aimed at concentration or destroying in detail. – A History of Sea Power by William Oliver Stevens and Allan Westcott