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hyperfocus

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hyper- +‎ focus

NounEdit

hyperfocus (uncountable)

 
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  1. An intense form of mental concentration or visualization that focuses the consciousness on a narrow subject.
    • 2009 June 18, Larry Dorman, “Seven Years Later, Mickelson Remains a Man of the People”, in New York Times[1]:
      Nicklaus’s reserve and Woods’s hyperfocus invite admiration, not the love Palmer inspired.

VerbEdit

hyperfocus (third-person singular simple present hyperfocuses, present participle hyperfocusing or hyperfocussing, simple past and past participle hyperfocused or hyperfocussed)

  1. (intransitive) To focus intensely.