engrossment

Definitions of engrossment
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n complete attention; intense mental effort

Synonyms:
absorption, concentration, immersion
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centering, direction, focal point, focus, focusing, focussing
the concentration of attention or energy on something
specialism
the concentration of your efforts on a particular field of study or occupation
study
a state of deep mental absorption
particularism
a focus on something particular
Type of:
attention
the faculty or power of mental concentration

n the mental state of being preoccupied by something

Synonyms:
absorption, preoccupancy, preoccupation
Types:
abstractedness, abstraction
preoccupation with something to the exclusion of all else
absentmindedness
preoccupation so great that the ordinary demands on attention are ignored
reverie, revery
an abstracted state of absorption
Type of:
cognitive state, state of mind
the state of a person's cognitive processes

n the quality of being intent and concentrated

Synonyms:
intentness
Type of:
assiduity, assiduousness, concentration
great and constant diligence and attention