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focal point

  

      n  
   (=key place)   point    m   de convergence  
→ ... the focal point for the town's many visitors - the Royal Shakespeare Theatre.        
   (=key feature)   attraction    f  , point    m   d'attraction  
→ A weighty door or gate can make a strong focal point in a garden        
the focal point of the show this year      l'attraction du spectacle cette année  
   (=key issue)  
[+meeting, discussions]  
point    m   central
   [+battle, conflict]   point    m   focal  
→ The battle for the fort had become the focal point of the conflict        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
See also:

focal, focal, foal, fecal

focal point n.
foyer

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
exp.
l'attraction du spectacle cette année
adj.
focal
[Tech.]
n.
foyer
[Med.]
n.
tache focale
[Tech.]
n.
plan focal
n.
distance focale
[Med.]
n.
sclérose en plaques
[Med.]
n.
foyer optique
[Tech.]
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'focal point' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
exp.
focal point
[Fig.]
n.
focal point
exp.
focal point for grievances
[Fig.]
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"focal point": examples and translations in context
Change your focal point every 20 minutes. Changez de point focal environ toutes les 20 minutes.
Knowledge is the focal point and driver of any model of competition. Les connaissances représentent le point focal et le moteur de tout modèle de compétition.
Recommends further that the focal point assist in identifying appropriate modalities as mentioned above, and monitoring their operation if established. Recommande en outre que le coordonnateur contribue à définir des modalités appropriées telles que mentionnées ci-dessus et, si elles sont mises en œuvre, à surveiller leur application.
In addition, the Department continues in its role as focal point for post-conflict peacebuilding. En outre, le Département continue d'assumer son rôle de coordonnateur pour la consolidation de la paix après les conflits.
A double reflector system has two spaced apart primary mirrors oriented towards a common focal point. Un système à deux réflecteurs comprend deux miroirs primaires mutuellement espacés et orientés sur un foyer commun.
When the lens focal point adjustment operation is conducted, the pseudo-cover (7) is placed at the lens focal point adjusting position, and the lens focal point is adjusted. Pendant l'exécution de l'opération de réglage du foyer de lentille, le pseudo-couvercle (7) se place à la position de réglage du foyer de lentille et le foyer de lentille est réglé.
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