"Focus" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 zhòng diǎn important point / main point / focus / key (project etc) / to focus on / to put the emphasis on
 jí zhōng to concentrate / to centralize / to focus / centralized / concentrated / to put together
 jiāo diǎn focus / focal point
 jù jiāo to focus
 zhēn duì xìng focus / direction / purpose / relevance
 duì jiāo to focus (a camera) / focusing
 zhōng xīn diǎn center / central point / focus
 yī yì focus / with complete devotion / stubbornly
 tiáo jiāo to focus
 jí zhù to focus / to concentrate on
 tiáo zhǔn to adjust to the right value / to tune / to focus (a camera etc) / to set (the date, the time) to the correct value
 fú kè sī Fox (media company) / Focus (car manufactured by Ford)
 zhēn duì to target / to focus on / to be aimed at or against / in response to
 suǒ dìng to lock (a door) / to close with a latch / to lock into place / a lock / a latch / to lock a computer file (to prevent it being overwritten) / to lock (denying access to a computer system or device or files, e.g. by password-protection) / to focus attention on / to target
 biàn jiāo (photography) zoom / (optics) to adjust the focus
 zhǔ mù to focus attention upon
 zhǔ gōng main assault / to focus on / to specialize in / to major in
 bìng zào focus of infection / lesion / nidus
 zhǔ xiāo kingpin (vehicle part) / to focus one's marketing efforts on (a region, product etc)
 jù guāng to focus light (e.g. in theater) / to spotlight
 zhài focus of tubercular infection
 jí zhōng de cè lu:è focus strategy
 yuè bèi lunar apogee (point in the moon's orbit furthest from earth) / imaginary heavenly body occupying the second focus of the moon's elliptic orbit / dark moon / Lilith
 zhèn yuán shēn dù focal depth of earthquake / depth of focus
 jiāo diǎn xiǎo zǔ gǔ Groups in Focus Unit
  Focus on the Caribbean
 shān qū jiāo diǎn xiǎo zǔ Mountain Focus Group
 guān zhù fēi zhōu Focus on Africa
  dense plasma focus / intense plasma focus
  European Centre for Missing and Sexually Exploited Children / Child Focus
 lián hé guó jiāo diǎn bào dào UN in Focus
 jiāo diǎn xiǎo zǔ focus group
 fēi zhōu chàng yì DTCD / Japan Initiative for Financing the Human, Institutional, Technical and Management Capacities of Developing Countries in Development Planning (with a Special Focus on Africa) / Africa Initiative
  malaria focus
  International Year of Mountains Focus Group
  Earth Summit in Focus
 biàn jiāo huán (photography) focus ring
 zǒu huǒ rù mó to be obsessed with sth / to go overboard / (Buddhism, Taoism) to misguidedly focus on hallucinations that arise during meditation
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