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focus of the eye n.
distance focale de l'oeil

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
centre d'attention
foyer d'infection
centre d'intérêt de la recherche en biologie cellulaire
être le centre d'attention
attirer l'attention
pr. part
se rinçant l'oeil
se rincer l'oeil
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      n     ( focuses    pl  )
   (=centre)   [+interest]   centre    m     
→ The new system is the focus of controversy.        
→ Her children are the main focus of her life.        
to be the focus of attention      être le centre d'attention  
→ The UN's role in promoting peace is increasingly the focus of international attention        
   (=attention)   attention    f     
→ IBM has shifted its focus from mainframes to personal computers        
focus on sth      intérêt pour qch  
→ The focus on money and status tends to create rivalry.        
→ He said his sudden focus on foreign policy was not motivated by presidential politics ...        
     (PHOTOGRAPHY)   [+camera]   foyer    m     
→ Together these factors determine the depth of focus        
in focus      [camera, telescope]   au point  
out of focus      [camera, telescope]   pas au point  
to be out of focus      [image]   être flou  
The house is out of focus in this photo.      La maison est floue sur cette photo.  
to be in focus      [image]   être net (te)     
→ Pictures should be in focus, with realistic colours and well composed groups.        
     [+binoculars, telescope]   mettre au point  
→ Each man was focusing a large telescope.        
Try to focus the binoculars.      Essaye de mettre les jumelles au point.  
to focus binoculars on sth      braquer des jumelles sur qch  
→ He found the binoculars and focused them on the boat        
to focus a camera on sth      braquer un appareil photo sur qch  
→ Had she kept the camera focused on the river bank she might have captured a vital scene        
   I can't focus my eyes.      Je vois trouble., fixer son regard sur qch  
→ He tried to focus his eyes on the painting.        
     [+light rays]   faire converger  
→ Magnetic coils focus the electron beams into fine spots.        
to focus light on sth      diriger la lumière sur qch  
→ He took the glass and focused the sun on some dried wood.        
to focus attention on sb/sth      focaliser l'attention sur qn/qch  
→ The hunger strike will focus attention on the conditions at the camp.        
→ The teacher's role is to focus attention on important points        
→ As we cannot study all resources, I propose to focus attention on one        
to focus one's attention on sb/sth      se focaliser sur qn/qch  
→ Many of the papers focus their attention on the controversy surrounding statements made by the Foreign Secretary.        

focus on  
      vt fus  
     (with camera)    régler la mise au point sur  
→ Dad pulled out his camera and focused on the bull        
The cameraman focused on the bird.      Le caméraman a réglé la mise au point sur l'oiseau.  
   (=look at)   fixer son regard sur  
accommoder sur  
→ His eyes slowly began to focus on the image.        
   (=concentrate on)   se concentrer sur  
→ He is currently focusing on assessment and development.        
→ The research effort has focused on tracing the effects of increased levels of pollution        
Let's focus on the plot of the play.      Concentrons-nous sur l'intrigue de la pièce.  
focus group  
      n   groupe    m   de discussion  
flou (e)     
soft focus  
      n   flou    m   artistique, flou    m     
in soft focus      un peu flouté (e)  , légèrement flou (e)     
→ In the background, in soft focus, we see his smiling wife.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
"focus of the eye": examples and translations in context
The method is effective at detecting amblyopia related to focusing problems without the measuring the focus of the eye directly. Le procédé est efficace pour détecter l'amblyopie associée à des problèmes de focalisation sans mesurer le foyer de l'œil directement.
This field lens surface is also at the focus of the eye piece lens. Cette surface de la lentille antérieure se trouve aussi sur le foyer de la lentille oculaire.
accommodation of the dynamics by adaptation of the focus of the eye is critical in the search for illuminated details in different depths une accomodation de la dynamique par adaptation de la focale de l'oeil est indispensable pour chercher les détails éclairés, dans des profondeurs différentes
the difference of focus between the targets greater than the predicted depth of focus of the eye la différence de mise au point entre les cibles étant supérieure à la profondeur de mise au point prévue de l'oeil
Every single Cartier watch can make the ladies crazy, I choose to have a their very own Cartier, grow to be the focus of the eyes of other individuals. Chaque montre Cartier seule peut rendre les dames fou, je choisis d'avoir une leur propre Cartier, poussent à être au centre des yeux d'autres personnes.
The Managua meeting will focus the eyes of the world on the Americas. Lors de la Réunion de Managua, tous les regards seront tournés vers les Amériques.
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