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Concentration vs. Minor — What's the Difference?

Concentration vs. Minor — What's the Difference?

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Concentration

In chemistry, concentration is the abundance of a constituent divided by the total volume of a mixture. Several types of mathematical description can be distinguished: mass concentration, molar concentration, number concentration, and volume concentration.
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Minor

Lesser or smaller in amount, extent, or size.
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Concentration

The action or power of focusing all one's attention
She was frowning in concentration
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Minor

Lesser in importance, rank, or stature
A minor politician.
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Concentration

A close gathering of people or things
The island has the greatest concentration of seabirds in the north-west
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Minor

Lesser in seriousness or danger
A minor injury.
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Concentration

The relative amount of a particular substance contained within a solution or mixture or in a particular volume of space
The gas can collect in dangerous concentrations
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Minor

(Law) Not having reached legal adulthood.
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Concentration

The act or process of concentrating, especially the fixing of close, undivided attention.
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Minor

Chiefly British Relating to or being the younger or junior of two pupils with the same surname.
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Concentration

The condition of being concentrated.
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Minor

Of or relating to a secondary area of academic specialization.
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Concentration

Something that has been concentrated.
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Minor

(Logic) Dealing with a more restricted category.
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Concentration

(Chemistry) The amount of a specified substance in a unit amount of another substance.
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Minor

Relating to or being a minor scale.
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Concentration

The act, process or ability of concentrating; the process of becoming concentrated, or the state of being concentrated.
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Minor

Less in distance by a half step than the corresponding major interval.
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Concentration

The direction of attention to a specific object.
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Minor

Based on a minor scale
A minor key.
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Concentration

The act, process or product of reducing the volume of a liquid, as by evaporation.
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Minor

One that is lesser in comparison with others of the same class.
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Concentration

The act or process of removing the dress of ore and of reducing the valuable part to smaller compass, as by currents of air or water.
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Minor

(Law) One who has not reached legal adulthood.
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Concentration

A field or course of study on which one focuses, especially as a student in a college or university.
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Minor

A secondary area of specialized academic study, requiring fewer courses or credits than a major.
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Concentration

The proportion of a substance in a whole.
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Minor

One studying in a secondary area of specialization
She is a physics minor.
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Concentration

(chemistry) The amount of solute in a solution measured in suitable units (e.g., parts per million (ppm))
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Minor

A minor premise.
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Concentration

The matching game pelmanism.
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Minor

A minor term.
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Concentration

The act or process of concentrating; the process of becoming concentrated, or the state of being concentrated; concentration.
Concentration of the lunar beams.
Intense concetration of thought.
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Minor

(Music) A minor key, scale, or interval.
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Concentration

The act or process of reducing the volume of a liquid, as by evaporation.
The acid acquires a higher degree of concentration.
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Minor

Minors(Sports) The minor leagues of a sport, especially baseball.
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Concentration

The act or process of removing the dress of ore and of reducing the valuable part to smaller compass, as by currents of air or water.
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Minor

To pursue academic studies in a minor field
Minored in music.
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Concentration

The strength of a solution; number of molecules of a substance in a given volume (expressed as moles/cubic meter)
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Minor

Lesser, smaller in importance, size, degree, seriousness, or significance compared to another option, particularly:
Of minor importance
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Concentration

The spatial property of being crowded together
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Minor

(law) Underage, not having reached legal majority.
The defendant resides at 123 Fake Street with his partner and two minor children.
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Concentration

Strengthening the concentration (as of a solute in a mixture) by removing extraneous material
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Minor

Not serious, not involving risk of death, permanent injury, dangerous surgery, or extended hospitalization.
She suffered a minor injury... There was minor bruising... He has a minor case of puppy love...
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Concentration

Increase in density
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Minor

(music) Smaller by a diatonic semitone than the equivalent major interval.
The interval between minor third while C to E is a major third.
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Concentration

Complete attention; intense mental effort
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Minor

(music) Incorporating a minor third interval above the (in scales) tonic or (in chords) root note, tending to produce a dark, discordant, sad, or pensive effect.
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Concentration

Bringing together military forces
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Minor

Of or related to a minor, a secondary area of undergraduate study.
The minor requirements only involve about 20 hours of classes.
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Concentration

Great and constant diligence and attention
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Minor

(mathematics) Of or related to a minor, a determinate obtained by deleting one or more rows and columns from a matrix.
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Minor

(logic) Acting as the subject of the second premise of a categorical syllogism, which then also acts as the subject of its conclusion.
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Minor

The younger of two pupils with the same surname.
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Minor

Of or related to the relationship between the longa and the breve in a score.
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Minor

Having semibreves twice as long as a minim.
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Minor

Of or related to a minority party.
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Minor

(law) A child, a person who has not reached the age of majority, consent, etc. and is legally subject to fewer responsibilities and less accountability and entitled to fewer legal rights and privileges.
No, he can't get a mortgage or sell the house. He's still a minor. For the most part, he can't sign a legally binding contract.
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Minor

A lesser person or thing, a person, group, or thing of minor rank or in the minor leagues.
He plays in the minors... She hasn't won a minor since the Sichuan Open... The play is considered one of his minors...
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Minor

(music) minor interval, etc.
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Minor

A formally recognized secondary area of undergraduate study, requiring fewer course credits than the equivalent major.
I got a minor in English Lit.
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Minor

A person who is completing or has completed such a course of study.
I became an English minor.
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Minor

(mathematics) A determinant of a square matrix obtained by deleting one or more rows and columns.
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Minor

(Catholicism) Minor: a Franciscan friar, a Clarist nun.
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Minor

(logic) minor term.
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Minor

(baseball) minor league: the lower level of teams.
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Minor

(ice hockey) minor penalty: a penalty requiring a player to leave the ice for 2 minutes unless the opposing team scores.
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Minor

(Australian football) behind: a one-point kick.
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Minor

Ellipsis of minor point: a lesser score formerly gained by certain actions.
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Minor

(bridge) minor suit; a card of a minor suit.
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Minor

(entomology) Any of various noctuid moths in Europe and Asia, chiefly in the Oligia and Mesoligia genera.
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Minor

(entomology) A leaf-cutter worker ant intermediate in size between a minim and a media.
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Minor

(campanology) Changes rung on six bells.
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Minor

An adolescent, a person above the legal age of puberty but below the age of majority.
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Minor

Synonym of subtrahend, the amount subtracted from a number.
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Minor

The younger brother of a pupil.
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Minor

Inferior in bulk, degree, importance, etc.; less; smaller; of little account; as, minor divisions of a body.
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Minor

Less by a semitone in interval or difference of pitch; as, a minor third.
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Minor

A person of either sex who has not attained the age at which full civil rights are accorded; an infant; in England and the United States, one under twenty-one years of age.
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Minor

The minor term, that is, the subject of the conclusion; also, the minor premise, that is, that premise which contains the minor term; in hypothetical syllogisms, the categorical premise. It is the second proposition of a regular syllogism, as in the following: Every act of injustice partakes of meanness; to take money from another by gaming is an act of injustice; therefore, the taking of money from another by gaming partakes of meanness.
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Minor

A Minorite; a Franciscan friar.
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Minor

A young person of either sex;
She writes books for children
They're just kids
`tiddler' is a British term for youngsters
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Minor

Of lesser importance or stature or rank;
A minor poet
Had a minor part in the play
A minor official
Many of these hardy adventurers were minor noblemen
Minor back roads
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Minor

Lesser in scope or effect;
Had minor differences
A minor disturbance
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Minor

Inferior in number or size or amount;
A minor share of the profits
Ursa Minor
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Minor

Of a scale or mode;
The minor keys
In B flat minor
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Minor

Not of legal age;
Minor children
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Minor

Of lesser seriousness or danger;
Suffered only minor injuries
Some minor flooding
A minor tropical disturbance
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Minor

Of your secondary field of academic concentration or specialization
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Minor

Of the younger of two boys with the same family name;
Jones minor
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Minor

Warranting only temporal punishment;
Venial sin
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Minor

Limited in size or scope;
A small business
A newspaper with a modest circulation
Small-scale plans
A pocket-size country
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