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fixate

To close. The term often refers to closing a track-at-once session on a CD-R disc. See disc fixation.
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Ms Markle, who uses a wheelchair, says that she was "relieved" over the findings and was "pretty sure" that Meghan knew she was not fixated on her.
Last year, The Sunday Times claimed that (https://www.ibtimes.com/meghan-markles-half-sister-calls-duchess-heartless-new-interview-reason-2769974) Samantha has been placed on the police's fixated persons list because she presents a risk rather than a threat.
She also likened the "fixated" Otso Diretso bets to black holes.
If the two were put together, a Treverton assumption would emerge: a nation (or an individual) could believe it has the right answer to a question, even if the answer is wrong, but get fixated on it, and act on the basis of it.
"This Windsor venue in itself and the carriage ride with advance notice does elevate the risk of threatening behaviour by those who are fixated or have ulterior motives." It comes after Thames Valley police revealed details of the huge security operation for the Windsor wedding, which will see leave cancelled for all 4200 officers.
Writer Kay Mellor says she became "fixated" with losing weight as she researched her TV series Fat Friends.
A company called Fixate Designs became fixated on the idea that workers and those with an active lifestyle did not wear their wedding rings either for safety reasons or because of personal comfort while being active.
Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II on Thursday asked Senator Leila de Lima why she is so fixated on his hair and at the same time he urged the public to join him in praying for the frailties of the senator.
In such patients, the option of secondary IOL in the form of Anterior Chamber IOL (AC-IOL), Iris claw lens, or sclera fixated IOL has to be implanted.
Moreover, few previous studies allowed examiners to identify different degrees of fixation; this most likely lowered reported levels of agreement since it was not reasonable to expect agreement where one or both examiners did not find the subject especially fixated.
I would wager we've all fixated or become distracted at some point under similar circumstances.
When the murderer's reign of terror inexplicably came to an end, three men became fixated with identifying him, but their growing obsession was to take a heavy toll on their personal lives.