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  • verb UK Present participle of refocus.


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  • In 2005, then-CEO Jeniffer Bott pushed through an organisation-wide restructure (labelled a "refocussing") that led to two of the Australia Council's funding boards being abolished.

    Larvatus Prodeo

  • Well, no, actually it's more like refocussing on the old agenda.

    A new week, a new agenda

  • I agree, this so-called War on Drugs is irrational and unwinnable and the police should be refocussing on winnable issues like paperwork, community outreach, and gender awareness issues.

    John Terry’s sacking as England captain tells us something interesting...

  • I believe camera systems, like the human eye have to focus on specific spots and unless the cameras are constantly scanning and refocussing or for each camera there is some fantastic software that undertakes analysis in realtime and sends the data on I think not they have their flaws, as mentioned in previous para.

    Unidentified cameras (part 2)

  • I believe that there is a clear and distinctive niche for our party within Welsh politics and that we should be refocussing our work and approach to fit into it.

    Civil war or hype?

  • The abbey trip sounds like a great contemplation and refocussing exercise.

    One Bright Star (1B*) Reignited

  • Mr Jacobs believed this would not necessitate a change in state tendering regulations but rather a refocussing of its specifications to meet NPWP criteria.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • FalconStor says nothing untoward is happening at all and that it's successfully refocussing the company towards increased sales of branded products through the channel.

    The Register

  • - US Secretary of Defense William Gates, Landon Lecture, 2007 he prevalence of so-called "Three-Block," "Fourth-Dimension" or "expeditionary" wars of the st century, many taking the form of counter-insurgency or "stabilization" campaigns, is refocussing the attention of policy-makers on the role of public affairs and information programs.


  • June 28th, 2006 Google is pledging to demystify the hidden workings of its search engine while refocussing on its core business.

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  • A participle shares characteristics of verbs and adjectives; is it a gerund-participle?

    August 14, 2011