1 gathered together or made less diffuse; "their concentrated efforts"; "his concentrated attention"; "concentrated study"; "a narrow thread of concentrated ore" [ant: distributed]
2 of or relating to a solution whose dilution has been reduced
3 intensely focused; "her concentrated passion held them at bay"
4 being the most concentrated solution possible at a given temperature; unable to dissolve still more of a substance; "a saturated solution" [syn: saturated] [ant: unsaturated]
- past of concentrate
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