multifocal

[ muhl-tee-foh-kuhl, muhl-tahy- ]
/ ˌmʌl tiˈfoʊ kəl, ˌmʌl taɪ- /

adjective

having several focuses.
(of an eyeglass lens) having several focusing areas that correct for both nearsightedness and farsightedness.

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Origin of multifocal

First recorded in 1915–20; multi- + focal
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Medical definitions for multifocal

multifocal
[ mŭl′tĭ-fōkəl ]

adj.

Relating to or arising from many foci.
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