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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 ?
The effect of cardinal points where weevils were released on weevil captures was evaluated in 1 experiment.
South Korea took this stance because if it pushes Dokdo as a cardinal point for its EEZ, Japan may start pushing for Torishima, and this may result in a greater loss for South Korea with regard to its EEZ in the East China Sea, the sources said.
Only after the student is proficient in using cardinal point directions do we introduce a Braille compass.
Cardinal Point at Bayside was able to provide the right office space for Stonegate to accomplish this goal.”
"Cardinal Point embodies that principle and it has been gratifying to see the significant interest in the new development from locals, which shows how welcomed these new homes in Beadnell really are."
St Petersburg, FL, March 05, 2014 --(PR.com)-- SalonCentric Inc., a L'Oreal USA subsidiary, that distributes professional salon products, has leased a substantial portion of the office space at Cardinal Point at Gateway at 10101 MLK Street N.
Cardinal Point, situated just off Longbeach Drive, received a pounds 555,000 grant from the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) to tackle the lack of affordable housing in the area.
Moreover, some scholars warn of the danger in using Dokdo instead of Ullung-do as the cardinal point in demarcating an EEZ.
South Korea plan to take a tougher stance in talks with Japan on the boundaries of the two countries' exclusive economic zone, proposing South Korean-controlled islets as a cardinal point to draw a line, an apparent shift from the earlier stance.
Every member of the family is sure to go home with unforgettable memories as well as attractive prizes and gifts courtesy the numerous corporate bodies, including Cadbury's Bournvita, Tomy Riopop, Viju Milk, Rite foodss, Checkers Garri, 4 Cardinal Point Small Chops, Nutzy Peanuts Butter and others who have partnered with the organisers to make the show a delightful experience.
Developers Yuill Homes has created Cardinal Point in Beadnell on the picturesque Northumberland coastline, ideal for a range of buyers from families in search of the great outdoors to those looking for an investment opportunity.
He said South Korea does not rule out the possibility of using the isles ''as the cardinal point for its EEZ.''
The artificial flames were placed at the cardinal point of carpet strips - in the sacred colors yellow, black, red, and white - arranged as the four points of a compass.