concentrate

phonetic symbol: / kánsəntrèɪt / 

concentrate - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ a concentrated example of something
e.g.)
・the concentrate of contemporary despair

[ noun ]
■ a concentrated form of a foodstuff
■ the bulk is reduced by removing water

[ noun ]
■ the desired mineral that is left after impurities have been removed from mined ore
dressed ore

[ verb ]
■ cook until very little liquid is left
boil down , reduce

[ verb ]
■ be cooked until very little liquid is left
boil down , decoct , reduce

[ verb ]
■ make denser, stronger, or purer
e.g.)
・concentrate juice

[ verb ]
■ make more concise
condense , digest

[ verb ]
■ compress or concentrate
condense , contract

[ verb ]
■ make central
centralise , centralize

[ verb ]
■ direct one's attention on something
center , centre , focus , pore , rivet

[ verb ]
■ draw together or meet in one common center
e.g.)
・These groups concentrate in the inner cities

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