focar

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focar (first-person singular present indicative foco, past participle focado)

  1. (optics) (transitive) to focus (to cause (rays of light, etc) to converge at a single point)
  2. to focus; to concentrate

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

foc +‎ -ar or possibly Vulgar Latin *focārium, nominalization of the Late Latin adjective focārius, from Latin focus. Compare French foyer, from which the modern senses of the word were derived.

Noun[edit]

focar n

  1. (archaic) pyre
  2. (archaic, figuratively) calamity, disaster, misfortune

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focar m (plural focari)

  1. furnace, hearth heating chamber
  2. firebox
  3. (figuratively) hotbed
  4. (figuratively) focus, center