secondary focus

secondary focus

[′sek·ən‚der·ē ′fō·kəs]
(optics)
In an astigmatic system, a line at which some of the bundle of rays from an off-axis point meet; this line lies in a plane which contains the point and the optical axis, and has a greater image distance than the primary focus. Also known as sagittal focus.
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The exchange in Taiwan will primarily be of a technical nature between military manufacturers, with exchanges between officials of the two countries to be a secondary focus.
The survey found the most prevalent use cases for blockchain technology within payments are intra-bank cross-border transfers (44 percent ranked as the number one priority), with a secondary focus on cross-border remittances, corporate payments and inter-bank cross-border transfers.
As a team, our primary aim obviously is to win for the fans, but we also have this secondary focus on positively impacting the local cricketing environment.
During pre-season, transfer business always dominates the agenda - and the secondary focus on the night was the imminent arrival of signing No 6 this summer for Benitez.
The company is also talking to electric-vehicle makers, but it considers EVs a secondary focus.
The most identified secondary theme (conceptual-base or secondary focus of the article) was Educating Professionals (n = 170).
The secondary focus of the program relates to one of the company's fundamental principles and will concentrate on cooperation amongst the program's participants and developing a vital culture of team work, crucial to the company's success.
A secondary focus lies in the fact that the demand of early learning is not matched uniformly with the advancements of societal and technological requirements of today.
A secondary focus was on driver's training, the Combatives Level I Course, monthly weapons range exercises, and Tactical Combat Casualty Care courses.
Commodities and projects are also a secondary focus for them, demonstrating that these banks have a diverse lending portfolio and that they are plugged into many of the established and emerging industries in the UAE -- thus there is no incentive for them to pull out of Dubai as some of their Western counterparts have been doing recently (which is allowing local banks to begin to gain market share as a result).
Secondary focus is on materials conservation, including non-renewable resources such as metals, minerals and fossil fuels, and energy conservation, which is important to protect the natural world.
The bright-colored, pyramidal Tactical Advantage sights work great even in fuzzy secondary focus, and are available to fit all the popular service pistols.