Definition of multifocal in English:


Line breaks: multi¦focal
Pronunciation: /mʌltɪˈfəʊkl


chiefly Medicine & Optics
  • Having more than one focus.
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    • The lesion appeared multifocal, with foci extending into the cortex and upper pole.
    • This option entails wearing a bifocal or multifocal contact lens in one eye and a single-vision lens in the other eye.
    • Two and a half months later, a computed tomographic scan showed multifocal nodules with ill-defined margins in both lungs.

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