Definition of concentrate:
- make central; " The Russian government centralized the distribution of food"
- draw together or meet in one common center; " These groups concentrate in the inner cities"
- a concentrated example; " the concentrate of contemporary despair"
- a concentrated form of a foodstuff; the bulk is reduced by removing water
- the desired mineral that is left after impurities have been removed from mined ore
- make more concise; " condense the contents of a book into a summary"
- compress or concentrate; " Congress condensed the three- year plan into a six- month plan"
- cook until very little liquid is left; " The cook reduced the sauce by boiling it for a long time"
- be cooked until very little liquid is left; " The sauce should reduce to one cup"
- make ( the solvent of a solution) dense or denser
- direct one's attention on something; " Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies"
- To bring to, or direct toward, a common center; to unite more closely; to gather into one body, mass, or force; to fix; as, to concentrate rays of light into a focus; to concentrate the attention.
- To increase the strength and diminish the bulk of, as of a liquid or an ore; to intensify, by getting rid of useless material; to condense; as, to concentrate acid by evaporation; to concentrate by washing; -- opposed to dilute.
- To approach or meet in a common center; to consolidate; as, population tends to concentrate in cities.
Common misspellings for concentrate:
- consentrate (25%)
- consintrate (12%)
- concetrate (9%)
- concintrate (7%)
- concerntrate (6%)
- concentrait (5%)
- concentrat (3%)
- conentrate (3%)
- concertrate (3%)
Examples of usage for concentrate:
Local battles in the air will occur between fighting machines for the protection of specialized machines, while the main air forces in large formations will concentrate independently to produce, if possible, a shattering blow on the enemy and obtain from the outset a supremacy in the air comparable to our supremacy on the sea in the last war.