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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

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Failing successful adaptation to, or use of, varifocal spectacles for VDUs, the presbyope may be advised to simply move their VDU closer to them, so that it is within their far point range.
Nevertheless, evidence gathered thus far points to too many deer.
Much of what has been learned so far points out the importance of economy of movement.
I still haven't fired enough rounds through enough guns to say that the BT's are more accurate than their equivalent Solid Base predecessors, but everything so far points to it.
He said the intelligence gathered so far points towards unsuspected links and that the location from where the explosives-laden crate of guava was dispatched had also been identified.
Longtime observers of the Shiite party were unanimous in their assessment that the weight of evidence thus far points to Israel as the perpetrator, despite recent attacks on Hezbollah's civilian base and staunchest ally, Iran, which have been linked to Islamist militants seeking to punish the party for sending its fighters to support the forces of President Bashar Assad against insurgents in Syria.
While the evidence so far points to BOUNDARIES being one of the lesser lights among Tim Easterby's juveniles, he has now qualified for a handicap mark and looks capable of landing a low-grade nursery.
Instead, evidence gathered so far points to the lunch box bomb coming lose from the magnet holding it to the underside of the black Ford Mondeo car after Constable Kerr opened the driver's door.
Everything she has done so far points to her chance in the premier fillies' Classic, and Toller's neighbour Paul D'Arcy has already shown that the `little man' can triumph on the big stage as long as he has the right equipment, as Indian Haven proved in the Entenmann's Irish 2000 Guineas.
The Fire Department put out the fire and all evidence gathered so far points to arson.
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Nevertheless, much of the evidence so far points to his progeny enjoying a sound surface more than soft; 16 of his 23 runners with an RPR of 100+ gained their best rating when 'good' was in the going description.
The evidence so far points to the likelihood of a gentle easing rather than a dramatic slowdown and we have reviewed downwards our own new lending forecasts for 2003.
The evidence so far points to big Eck having turned into a reliable mind- bender.