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focal

 [fo´kal]
pertaining to or having a focus.
focal disease a localized disease.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fo·cal

(fō'kăl),
1. Denoting a focus.
2. Relating to a localized area.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

focal

adjective Limited to a specific area.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

fo·cal

(fō'kăl)
1. Denoting a focus.
2. Relating to a localized area.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

focal

Localized and circumscribed.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

fo·cal

(fō'kăl)
1. Denoting a focus.
2. Relating to a localized area.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Hypothesis 2: A consumer's willingness to pay for a supplementary product will increase only when the external reference price of the focal product is 5 times higher than the consumer's internal reference price for the supplementary product.
Working with aperture and focal length affects so much of your shot.
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Focal Point is an experienced provider of enterprise privacy and GDPR solutions as part of its integrated risk management services.
This study included 27 consecutive eyes with focal DME treated with FA-guided PC (FG-PC group) between November 2014 and December 2015 and 28 eyes with focal DME treated with merged images of fundus photographs and OCT maps (MIG-PC group) between January 2016 and May 2017 at the Fukui University Hospital.
For different wavelengths of light, the focal length is different, so the light range on the receiving surface is also different.
Although the etiology of focal myositis is not fully understood, subclinical trauma or viral infections have been suspected.
The UA14x4.5 covers the ultra wide angle focal length of 4.5mm despite its compact body, measuring just 238.5mm, allowing you to go up close and personal during live sport coverage or on-location production with a real sense of depth.
Following the electromyogram, the patient developed three new focal lesions.
He said: "The new ZEISS LWZ.3 can fulfil this need--one zoom at an affordable price to fit all situations with its ideal range of focal lengths, meeting major film set requirements of budget-conscious productions.
Focal choroidal excavation is local idiopathic cupping of the choroid which is usually unilateral and not associated with any accompanying systemic disease.
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