focus group
noun Date: 1985 a small group of people whose response to something (as a new product or a politician's image) is studied to determine the response that can be expected from a larger population

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  • focus group — focus groups N COUNT A focus group is a specially selected group of people who are intended to represent the general public. Focus groups have discussions in which their opinions are recorded as a form of market research …   English dictionary

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  • focus group —    A group of citizens employed by image specialists to test out party approaches and ideas, in order to allow party strategists to tailor and package ideas appropriately. Deriving from the United States, moderate discussions take place among a… …   Glossary of UK Government and Politics

  • focus group — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms focus group : singular focus group plural focus groups a small group of people who are interviewed together and give their opinions about particular subjects, usually to help a company or political party to… …   English dictionary

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