from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Vision in which the visual field is severely constricted, as from within a tunnel looking out.
  • noun An extremely narrow point of view; narrow-mindedness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A restricted field of vision as the result of looking through some type of object or a medical condition.
  • noun figuratively To focus one's attention on one specific item or event, to the exclusion of everything else.; a one-track mind

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  • noun visual impairment involving a loss of peripheral vision


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  • Narrow / specific / focussed approach and vision

    March 10, 2008

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    March 11, 2008

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    July 25, 2008