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moment

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score

indicate

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face

beside the point

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on the point of something

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  • on the verge of
  • ready to
  • about to
  • just going to
  • on the brink of
  • just about to
  • all set to

point at or to something or someone

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point of view: opinion

point something or someone out: identify

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point something or someone out: allude to

point something up

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point to something: denote

point to something: refer to

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up to a point

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a sharp or tapered end

a very small mark

a particular portion of space chosen for something

one of the units in a course, as on an ascending or descending scale

a transitional interval beyond which some new action or different state of affairs is likely to begin or occur

a particular interval of time that is limited and often crucial

what a speech, piece of writing, or artistic work is about

the gist of a specific action or situation

a course of reasoning

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an individually considered portion of a whole

to move (a weapon or blow, for example) in the direction of someone or something

to call or direct attention to something

to mark with punctuation

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point out: to make known or identify, as by signs

point out: to call or direct attention to something

point to: to give grounds for believing in the existence or presence of

point to: to lead to by logical inference

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a brief version of the essential meaning of something

an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole

the object of an activity

a very small circular shape

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a promontory extending out into a large body of water

a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list

a style in speech or writing that arrests attention and has a penetrating or convincing quality or effect

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an outstanding characteristic

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a linear unit used to measure the size of type

one percent of the total principal of a loan

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a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations

a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer

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the dot at the left of a decimal fraction

the property of a shape that tapers to a sharp tip

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a distinguishing or individuating characteristic

the gun muzzle's direction

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indicate a place, direction, person, or thing

be oriented

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direct into a position for use

sail close to the wind

mark (Hebrew words) with diacritics

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mark with diacritics

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mark (a psalm text) to indicate the points at which the music changes

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be positionable in a specified manner

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intend (something) to move towards a certain goal

indicate the presence of (game) by standing and pointing with the muzzle

give a point to

repair the joints of bricks

References in periodicals archive ?
A sham control would be obtained by electroacupuncture at acupuncture point LU7 (lieque), which is located on the lateral aspect of the radius proximal to the styloid process.
We often think of depression as a neurotransmitter deficiency occurring in the brain or central nervous system, so it is not surprising that some of the acupuncture points would be in the scalp.
Chapter eight describes the acupuncture points according to their traditional orientation and continues the standard of high quality illustrations.
Administering homeopathics and neural therapy in acupuncture points always adds therapeutic power.
Washington, October 23 ( ANI ): Chronic electrical stimulation (ES) at specific acupuncture points could relieve gastroparesis symptoms associated with diabetes, such as nausea, vomiting, early satiety, abdominal fullness, upper abdominal pain and bloating, a new study has found.
These ideas first came about while reviewing basic acupuncture point descriptions that sounded similar to the characteristics symptoms of certain remedies.
Alternatively, dermatomes and scleratomes can be chosen if the anatomical location of the acupuncture point is not in muscle tissue.
Now if only they could find an acupuncture point that prevents cavities.
The LI-2 acupuncture point is used in clinical practice to stimulate saliva production in patients suffering from xerostomia (dry mouth).
Each table is accompanied by discussion of the Chinese name, acupuncture point and meaning, along with the location in western clinical terms.
Each acupuncture point is shown in vivo and then explained in detail, using illustrations that show its exact anatomical location and characteristics.
If you are at a crisis point, anxiety can be relieved by massaging the acupuncture point Pericardium 6, located one inch above the wrist crease on the inside of the arm.
He also admitted directing a female patient to strip naked and that he didn't properly obtain her consent prior to examining her internally, after telling her there was an acupuncture point inside her, and massaging and squeezing her nipples.
The tip is placed on the acupuncture point closest to the pain.
They provide all the information needed about an acupuncture point in one location.