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concentrate

 [kon´sen-trāt]
1. to bring to a common center; to gather at one point.
2. to increase the strength by diminishing the bulk of, as of a liquid; to condense.
3. a drug or other preparation that has been strengthened by evaporation of its nonactive parts.
activated prothrombin complex concentrate (APCC) anti-inhibitor coagulant complex.
prothrombin complex concentrate (PCC) factor IX complex.

concentrate

/con·cen·trate/ (kon´sin-trāt)
1. to bring to a common center; to gather at one point.
2. to increase the strength by diminishing the bulk of, as of a liquid; to condense.
3. a drug or other preparation that has been strengthened by evaporation of its nonactive parts.

activated prothrombin complex concentrate  (APCC) anti-inhibitor coagulant complex.
prothrombin complex concentrate  (PCC) factor IX complex.

concentrate

[kon′səntrāt]
Etymology: L, con + centrum, center
1 v, to decrease the bulk of a liquid mixture and increase the quantity of dissolved substances per unit of volume by the removal of solvent through evaporation or other means.
2 n, a substance, particularly a liquid, that has been strengthened and reduced in volume through such means.

concentrate

Chemistry
noun A substance in which the solvent has been reduced to a minimum.

verb To increase the amount of a substance in a solution by evaporation or removal of solvent.
 
Neurology
verb To focus on a particular mental task.

concentrate

verb To ↑ a substance's strength by evaporation or removal of solvent Neurology verb To focus on a particular mental task

concentrate

1. to bring to a common center; to gather at one point.
2. to increase the strength by diminishing the bulk of, as of a liquid; to condense.
3. a drug or other preparation that has been strengthened by evaporation of its nonactive parts.
4. a carefully compounded mixture of micro- and macronutrients, largely vitamins and minerals, suitable for adding to a herbivore's meal and roughage diet which is probably lacking the supplements contained in the concentrate.

Patient discussion about concentrate

Q. Where to concentrate on while losing weight and how? a strongest muscle and largest muscle reduction will help me in losing weight. Where to concentrate on while losing weight and how?

A. why not do a sport that activates more muscles then just one..? running or swimming? those actions work on groups of big muscles and on your heart and lungs system that is very important in order to get in shape.

Q. Does anyone have ideas for ways to overcome concentration problems without depending on medications? I'm reallllllly trying hard to study for my final exams and my ADD seems to bother me every time I touch the desk. Sometimes my thoughts fly out when I only think of how much I still have to study today!!! please- help if you can... I really don't want to start with meds...

A. Omega-3 fatty acids, phosphatidylserine, zinc and magnesium may have benefits with regard to ADD symptoms. i take omega-3 fatty acids every day for the past year and it helped me go threw a ruff year of studying.

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Globalstor Data's ExtremeStor Series and StoneFly's Storage Concentrators will be demonstrated at Globalstor's Booth #422 during the 144th SMPTE Technical Conference and Exhibition at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, CA during the week of October 23-26, 2002.
With access concentrator technology, service providers can offer profitable DSL-based services that save time and money.
Since then, Lucent has supplied TP with solutions from its Accelerate(TM) Next Generation Networking portfolio, namely Stinger(R) FS+, LS and MRT products from the Stinger(R) digital subscriber line (DSL) access concentrator family, CellPipe(R) customer premise equipment (CPE) subscriber devices and Lucent's NavisAccess(TM) DSL Management System.
Unlike other offerings on the market today, Storage Concentrators provide in-band iSCSI block-level storage pooling to enable customers to access storage without the need to know where the devices are located on the network, or how they are configured.
The IPeX Service Edge Concentrators are a family of innovative IP-aware layer-2 switches built to make a service provider's access infrastructure more cost efficient in transporting popular packet and TDM services to business customers.
Paradyne's high-density Broadband Access Concentrator supports up to 2,592 ports per 7 foot rack.
Each serial channel has surge protection and each concentrator box has pass-through fault tolerance so in the unlikely event that a concentrator should fail, no other concentrators in the chain are affected.
Broadband Access Concentrators are used by network service providers within the wireline network infrastructure to terminate traditional phone lines, converting the signals they carry into efficient IP or ATM data for transport over network backbones.
The two new six slot PARAGON Departmental Concentrators, Models DPT-0601 and DPT-0602, are intelligent hubs targeted for use in departments of up to 60 Ethernet or Token Ring users.
New IP Exchange (IPeX) Service Edge Concentrators Significantly