focus group


noun

a representative group of people questioned together about their opinions on political issues, consumer products, etc.

Nearby words

  1. foch, ferdinand,
  2. foci,
  3. focometer,
  4. focsani,
  5. focus,
  6. focus puller,
  7. focused,
  8. focused strategy,
  9. focusing cloth,
  10. focusing screen

Origin of focus group

First recorded in 1975–80

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focus group

noun

a group of people brought together to give their opinions on a particular issue or product, often for the purpose of market research
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