Translation of focal point in Spanish:

focal point

foco, n.

Definition of foco in Spanish


  • 1

    (of rays, waves)
    foco masculine
    • The lens that picks up the light from the focal point is called the eyepiece lens.
    • This spreads the light away from the center of the lens and moves the focal point forward.
    • An ellipse is a flattened circle whose properties are governed by two ‘foci’, or focal points, equidistant from its centre.
    • Accommodative effort and retinal blur can be minimised by bifocal glasses, which change the focal point for near work.
    • The focal point is adjusted for a second different set of wavelengths of light.
    • Each cell is shown at seven different focal points separated by 1-m distances in the z-axis (dist.).
  • 2

    (center of attention, activity)
    centro masculine
    foco masculine
    • The festival is a focal point for moral reflection and being especially charitable to others.
    • It's the home of The Bandwagon, a night that has become a focal point for a new wave of Liverpool groups.
    • They were all or nothing, the focal point of the whole three years of study.
    • This year, however, the two divergent focal points converged more seamlessly.
    • Norms can also impart a sense of identity and shared values which can provide a focal point to energize and revitalize the group.
    • It seems the car park has become something of a focal point for young people to meet and play music from car stereos.
    • This was one of the focal points of Central European modern dance just prior to, and during, the First World War.
    • For they were all eager to be the focal point of unification and centralization.
    • In the early twentieth century, the focal point of social interaction was the local market town.
    • These marae are community focused and they provide a focal point for community action.
    • Such areas of prestige form focal points which transmit innovations into the surrounding hinterland.
    • For three weeks, Meadowlands forms a focal point for soccer lovers across the social spectrum.
    • The plane will be the focal point of a new static aircraft display which is expected to attract thousands of visitors when it opens in May.
    • The focal point of the memorial is a circular emblem on the central pillar.
    • Wheeler's love and Bell's book are twin focal points for the enigmas of truth and semblance.
    • They may serve either as the focal point of a piece of jewelry or as components of the overall design.
    • It was a comparative analysis of the Legislature's performance with all its core sections being focal points.
    • In this chapter, however, two approaches will be examined that treat language as their central focal points.
    • The hotel has always been and will continue to be the central focal point in Robertstown.
    • Who assigns focal points to a given risk issue?