concentratedadj. 1. Having a high density of (the indicated substance); as, a narrow thread of concentrated ore. [Narrower terms: undiluted (vs. diluted)]
2. Gathered together or made less diffuse; as, their
concentrated efforts; his
concentrated attention. Opposite of
diffused. [Narrower terms: bunched, bunchy, clustered; centered, centred, centralized, focused; undivided] [Also See: compact.]
3. Intense; in an extreme degree; -- of mental phenomena; as, 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. Opposite of
unsaturated. [Narrower terms: supersaturated]
Syn. -- saturated.
5. reduced to a stronger or more concentrated form; as,
concentrated sulfuric acid. Opposite of
Syn. -- condensed.
6. characterized by intensity; especially when imposed from without; -- of actions; as,
Syn. -- intensive.
7. characterized by mental concentration.
Syn. -- intent.
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC]
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