Point

heading as close to the wind as possible

point

A measurement for the size of type, distance between lines and thickness of rules. one point equals one seventy-second of an inch (0.3515mm).

Point

The smallest unit of price change quoted or, one one-hundredth of a percent. Related: minimum price fluctuation and tick.
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Point

Is one percent of the principal amount.
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Point

(1) The extreme end of a CAPE, or the outer end of any land area protruding into the water, usually less prominent than a CAPE. (2) (SMP) A low profile SHORELINE PROMONTORY of more or less triangular shape, the top of which extends SEAWARD.
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Point

The smallest increment of price movement possible in trading a given futures contract.
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point

A unit of typographic measurement equal to (in electronic typography) 1/72 inch (0.01383 inches).
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Point

A zero-dimensional spatial abstraction of an object represented by a coordinate pair.
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point

[n] - a very short period of time 2. [n] - a very small circular shape 3. [n] - a V shape 4. [n] - a style in speech or writing that arrests attention and has a penetrating or convincing quality or effect 5. [n] - a linear unit used to measure the size of type 6. [n] - the unit of counting in scoring a game or contest 7. ...
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Point

A one-dimensional point in coordinate space. Points can be linked up to form polygons, used as control vertices for NURBS curves, or employed as nulls to control lights or cameras, amongst other functions.
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Point

1. Regarding paper, a unit of thickness equating 1/1000 inch.
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Point

A zero-dimensional figure. Usually left undefined, has four main representions - the dot, the node, the location, and the ordered pair of numbers. See also: Dot, Line, Plane.
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Point

a valid touch; the tip of the sword; an attack made with the point (ie. a thrust)
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Point

In measurements of the thickness of paper, one point is 1/1000 or .001 inches; a measurement of the size of type, one point is 1/72 inch. see also caliper, thickness.
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point

An exact location in space, usually represented by a dot
Example:

point A
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Point

Point (point) transitive verb & i. To appoint. [ Obsolete] Spenser.
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Point

Point noun [ French point , and probably also pointe , Latin punctum , puncta , from pungere , punctum , to prick. See Pungent , and confer Puncto , Puncture .] 1. That which pricks or pierces; the sharp end of anything, esp. t...
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Point

Point transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Pointed ; present participle & verbal noun Pointing .] [ Confer French pointer . See Point , noun ] 1. To give a point to; to sharpen; to ...
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point

1. That which pricks or pierces; the sharp end of anything, especially. The sharp end of a piercing instrument, as a needle or a pin. ... 2. An instrument which pricks or pierces, as a sort of needle used by engravers, etchers, lace workers, and others; also, a pointed cutting tool, as a stone cutter's point; called also pointer. ... 3. Anything wh...
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point

pointedness noun the property of a shape that tapers to a sharp tip
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point

noun a wall socket
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point

(point) a small area or spot; the sharp end of an object. to approach the surface, like the pus of an abscess, at a definite spot or place. a tapered, pointed endodontic instrument used for exploring the depth of the root canal in root canal therapy; called also root canal point.
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Point

• (n.) The perpendicular rising of a hawk over the place where its prey has gone into cover. • (n.) Act of pointing, as of the foot downward in certain dance positions. • (n.) The position of the pitcher and catcher. • (n.) In various games, a position of a certain player, or, by extension, the player himself; • (n.) One of...
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point

(from the article `carat`) ...3 + 14 + 116 carats. After various unsuccessful attempts to standardize the carat, the metric carat, equal to 0.200 g, and the point, equal to ...
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point

(from the article `ice hockey`) ...on the blue line to prevent the defending team from getting a breakaway. Often the puck is passed to the defensemen, who shoot from the blue line, ...
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