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Definition of focalize verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

focalize

 verb
(British English also -ise) verb
BrE BrE//ˈfəʊkəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfoʊkəlaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they focalize
BrE BrE//ˈfəʊkəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfoʊkəlaɪz//
 
he / she / it focalizes
BrE BrE//ˈfəʊkəlaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfoʊkəlaɪzɪz//
 
past simple focalized
BrE BrE//ˈfəʊkəlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfoʊkəlaɪzd//
 
past participle focalized
BrE BrE//ˈfəʊkəlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfoʊkəlaɪzd//
 
-ing form focalizing
BrE BrE//ˈfəʊkəlaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfoʊkəlaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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focalize something (formal) to make something focus or concentrate on a particular thing
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: focalize