concentrate at (some place)

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concentrate at (some place)

1. To have people gather in a particular place or area. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used between "concentrate" and "at." Concentrate all the guests at the entrance to the venue for now—I don't want them to see the wedding party just yet.
2. To gather in a particular place or area in large numbers. Most of the guests are concentrated at the buffet right now. I had a hard time getting down the hallway because so many students were concentrated at the door to the gym.
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concentrate someone or something at something

to cause people or things to gather at a place; to cause people or things to convene or converge at a place. You shouldn't concentrate all the guards at one entrance. The general concentrated all the big guns at the entrance to the valley.
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Also, as a result of significantly reduced long-term concentrate treatment and refining charges and other potential benefits, the bankable feasibility study may ultimately conclude that processing concentrates at an off-site smelter is the most economic alternative for the development of the Brisas project.
These four transactions will result in IUC recovering approximately 650,000 pounds of uranium concentrates at costs well below current market prices and several hundred thousand pounds of tantalum/niobium concentrates by the end of the first quarter of 1998.