focussing

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

focussing

  1. Alternative form of focusing.
    The bacteriologist adjusted the focussing knob on the microscope.

Noun[edit]

focussing (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of focusing.
    • 1961 February, “Talking of Trains: Collision at Newcastle”, in Trains Illustrated, page 76:
      At the time of the accident, the searchlight signals here were fitted with standard narrow-beam focussing, aimed at a train within 70yd of the signal.

Verb[edit]

focussing

  1. present participle of focus

Usage notes[edit]

Focusing is the more common and often preferred form[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ focusing, focussing at Google Ngram Viewer

Anagrams[edit]