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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -point-, *point*.
Longdo Dictionary ภาษาอังกฤษ (EN) - อังกฤษ (EN) (UNAPPROVED version -- use with care )
pointmansomeone who tries to prevent problems

English-Thai: Longdo Dictionary
appointment(n ) 1. โองการ 2. การแต่งตั้ง, การกำหนด(วัน) 3. การนัดหมาย, การนัดพบ 4. การจัดเครื่องประดับ, เครื่องแต่ง(ห้อง), เครื่องแต่งตัว

English-Thai: Longdo Dictionary (UNAPPROVED version -- use with care )
pointmanตัวแทนเจรจา

English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
point    [N] ความคิดเห็น, Syn. idea, opinion
point    [N] จุดประสงค์, See also: จุดมุ่งหมาย, Syn. aim, object, purpose
point    [N] ประเด็น, See also: ข้อ, แง่, หัวข้อ, เรื่อง, Syn. idea, matter
point    [N] จุด, See also: ปลาย, Syn. dot
point    [N] คะแนน, See also: แต้มคะแนน, แต้ม
point    [N] จุดสำคัญ
point    [N] จุดเวลา
point    [N] สถานที่, See also: ตำบล, ตำแหน่งแห่งหน, Syn. location, place
point    [N] ขั้น, See also: ตอน, Syn. degree, stage
point    [N] หัวลูกศร

อังกฤษ-ไทย: ศัพท์บัญญัติราชบัณฑิตยสถาน [เชื่อมโยงจาก royin.go.th แบบอัตโนมัติและผ่านการปรับแก้]
point๑. จุด, ข้อ๒. ประเด็น [นิติศาสตร์ ๑๑ มี.ค. ๒๕๔๕]
pointจุด [คณิตศาสตร์๑๙ ก.ค. ๒๕๔๗]
point angleจุดบรรจบ [ทันตแพทยศาสตร์๑๓ มี.ค. ๒๕๔๕]
point at infinityจุด ณ อนันต์ [คณิตศาสตร์๑๙ ก.ค. ๒๕๔๗]
point in disputeประเด็นข้อพิพาท [นิติศาสตร์ ๑๑ มี.ค. ๒๕๔๕]
point of analyticityจุดวิเคราะห์ [คณิตศาสตร์๑๙ ก.ค. ๒๕๔๗]
point of articulation; place of articulationตำแหน่งเกิดเสียง [สัทศาสตร์ ๘ มี.ค. ๒๕๔๕]
point of contact; point of tangencyจุดสัมผัส [คณิตศาสตร์๑๙ ก.ค. ๒๕๔๗]
point of deathจุดจบชีวิต [ประชากรศาสตร์ ๔ ก.พ. ๒๕๔๕]
point of inflection; point of inflexionจุดเปลี่ยนความเว้า [คณิตศาสตร์๑๙ ก.ค. ๒๕๔๗]

อังกฤษ-ไทย: คลังศัพท์ไทย โดย สวทช.
point gaugepoint gauge, เครื่องวัดระดับน้ำแบบเข็ม [เทคนิคด้านการชลประทานและการระบายน้ำ]
Point mutationการกลายเฉพาะจุด, การกลายที่เกิดจากการแทนที่คู่เบสหนึ่งโดยอีกคู่เบสหนึ่ง หรือจากนิวคลีโอไทด์จำนวนเล็กน้อยเพิ่มขึ้นมาหรือขาดหายไป
[นิวเคลียร์]
point of concentrationpoint of concentration, จุดออกลุ่มน้ำ [เทคนิคด้านการชลประทานและการระบายน้ำ]
point of orderประท้วง หรือขัดจังหวะในระหว่างการประชุม หรือระหว่างการกล่าวถ้อยแถลงในเรื่องผิดข้อบังคับการประชุม [การทูต]
Point of view (Literature)มุมมอง (วรรณกรรม) [TU Subject Heading]
Point Source แหล่งทิ้งเป็นจุด, ต้นกำเนิดเป็นจุด
แหล่งปล่อยน้ำเสียที่มีการรวบรวมก่อนระบายออก เช่น จากท่อ รางระบาย [สิ่งแวดล้อม]
Point-of-sale systemsระบบ ณ จุดขาย [TU Subject Heading]

ตัวอย่างประโยคจาก Tanaka JP-EN Corpus
pointThe purpose of a conclusion is to sum up the main points of the essay.
pointI make a special point of avoiding that shop.
pointThere are a few points where you are mistaken.
pointI'm afraid I differ with you on this point.
pointI see your point.
pointWhat are your strong points?
pointYour answer is not to the point.
pointYou need to have answers ready about your strong point.
pointYou might just chalk up some brownie points.
pointThe alibi points to her innocence.

English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
point(พอยทฺ) n. จุด,จุดประสงค์,จุดเครื่องหมาย,จุดทศนิยม,สิ่งที่มีปลายแหลม,สถานที่,ตำแหน่ง,ทิศทาง,ขั้น,ตอน,สิ่งที่สำคัญที่เข้าใจ,ประเด็น,จุดสำคัญ,เอกลักษณ์,ข้อแนะ,ข้อคำขำ,หน่วย,หน่วยวัด,ขีด,คะแนน,การชี้,vt.,vi. ชี้,เล็ง,แจ้ง,ทำให้แหลม,เสริม,ใส่จุดทศนิยม -Phr. (inpoint เข้าประเด็น ทำได้,เกี่ยวข้อง)
point of sale systemระบบ ณ จุดขายใช้ตัวย่อว่า POS (อ่านว่า พีโอเอส) ในวงการคอมพิวเตอร์ จะหมายถึง การขายทั้งตัวเครื่องคอมพิวเตอร์และซอฟต์แวร์ในราคาขายปลีก ตัวเครื่องคอมพิวเตอร์นั้น หมายรวมทั้งอุปกรณ์ ต่าง ๆ ด้วยเป็นต้นว่า เครื่องพิมพ์, เครื่องกราดภาพ (scanner) เครื่องอ่านรหัสแท่ง (barcode reader) ฯลฯ
point of viewความเห็น,แง่คิด, Syn. standpoint
point-blankadj. ในระยะเผาขน,ตรงไปตรงมา,ชัดแจ้ง. adv. โดยตรง,เปิดเผย,โผงผาง
pointed(พอย'ทิด) adj. แหลม,แหลมคม,คมกริบ,สำคัญ,มีผลโดยตรง,ชัดเจน, See also: pointedness n., Syn. sharp
pointing deviceอุปกรณ์ชี้หมายถึง อุปกรณ์ที่ทำให้ตัวชี้ตำแหน่ง (cursor) เคลื่อนที่ ไปได้ทั่วจอภาพ อาจเป็นแป้นพิมพ์ เมาส์ (mouse) แทร็กบอลล์ (trackball) หรือ ก้านควบคุม (joystick) ก็ได้
pointless(พอยทฺ'เลส) adj. ไร้จุด,ทื่อ,ไร้กำลัง,ไร้ความหมาย,ไม่ได้คะแนน,ไม่ได้แต้ม., See also: pointlessness n.
appoint(อะพอยทฺ') vt. แต่งตั้ง,ตั้งให้เป็น,
appointee(อะพอย'ที) n. ผู้ได้รับการแต่งตั้ง
appointive(อะพอย'ทิฟว) adj. เกี่ยวกับการแต่งตั้ง (pertaining to appointment)

English-Thai: Nontri Dictionary
point(n) จุด,ทิศทาง,ข้อ,จุดทศนิยม,ตำแหน่ง,ประเด็น,ใจความสำคัญ
point(vt) ชี้,แสดงให้เห็น,เล็ง,แจ้ง,เสี้ยม,ใส่จุดทศนิยม
pointed(adj) แหลม,คมกริบ,สำคัญ,ชัดเจน,เด่นชัด
pointer(n) เข็มชี้,ผู้ชี้นำ,สุนัขไล่เนื้อ,ไม้ชี้
appoint(vt) แต่งตั้ง,กำหนด,มีโองการ,ออกคำสั่ง,นัดหมาย
appointer(n) ผู้แต่งตั้ง
appointment(n) การแต่งตั้ง,การกำหนด,การนัดหมาย,เครื่องแต่งตัว
checkpoint(n) จุดตรวจ,ด่าน
disappoint(vt) ทำให้หมดหวัง,ทำให้หมดกำลังใจ,ทำให้ผิดหวัง,ทำให้เสียแผน
disappointment(n) ความเสียใจ,ความหมดหวัง,ความผิดหวัง,ความท้อแท้

Thai-English: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
จ่อคอหอย    [V] point at someone's throat, See also: almost touch the throat, Example: คนร้ายใช้มีดปลายแหลมจ่อคอหอยตัวประกันไว้, Thai definition: เอาอาวุธจี้ตรงคอหอยจะหลีกเลี่ยง
เปล่าๆ [ADV] in vain, See also: pointlessly, Syn. ไม่ได้ผล, ไร้ผล, ไร้ประโยชน์, Ant. มีประโยชน์, ได้ผล, ได้ประโยชน์, Example: ถ้าเราสู้กันอย่างรุนแรงก็สิ้นเปลืองกำลังเปล่าๆ
กระทงความ    [N] point, See also: argument, sense, aspect, statement, Example: คำพูดทุกกระทงความที่ออกมาจากปากชายผู้นี้ เป็นเสมือนการตอกย้ำความรู้สึกที่เจ็บปวดของผู้ฟัง, Thai definition: ตอนหนึ่งๆ ของข้อความ
ชี้โพรงให้กระรอก    [V] point out the way for the villain, Syn. ชี้นำ, Example: ข้อมูลที่พรรคฝ่ายค้านออกมาตีแผ่นั้นถือว่ากำลังชี้โพรงให้กระรอก
ใจความสำคัญ [N] point, See also: gist, substance, essence, core, idea, Example: ถ้าไม่มีเวลาก็อ่านเฉพาะใจความสำคัญของเรื่องก็ได้, Count unit: ใจความ, เรื่อง, หัวข้อ, Thai definition: ส่วนสำคัญของเรื่อง
ขึ้นไม้ขึ้นมือ    [V] make gestures, See also: point finger with rage at someone's face, Syn. ชี้หน้า, ชี้หน้าชี้ตา, Example: อย่ามาขึ้นไม้ขึ้นมือกับฉันนะ ยังไงฉันก็เป็นผู้ใหญ่กว่าแก, Thai definition: ชี้หน้าเวลาโกรธ
เข็มนาฬิกา    [N] hand, See also: pointer, Example: ฉันอยากให้เข็มนาฬิกาเคลื่อนไปอย่างรวดเร็ว, Thai definition: เหล็กแหลมบนเรือนนาฬิกาที่เคลื่อนเป็นวงกลมเพื่อบอกเวลา มีเข็มสั้นกับเข็มยาว เป็นต้น
คะแนนเฉลี่ย    [N] point average, See also: mean, Example: ผู้สำเร็จการศึกษามีคะแนนเฉลี่ยสะสม 2.50 - 2.99 มากที่สุด รองลงมามีคะแนนเฉลี่ยสะสม 2.00 - 2.49
สิ่งชี้นำ    [N] pointer, See also: indicator, index, guide, Syn. เครื่องบ่งชี้, เครื่องชี้
เครื่องบ่งชี้    [N] indicator, See also: pointer, gauge, index, mark, signal, sign, guide, Syn. ตัวบ่งชี้, สิ่งชี้นำ, Example: แกลเลอรี่ที่ตั้งขึ้นโดยเอกชนในเมืองเชียงใหม่นั้นเป็นเครื่องบ่งชี้ให้เห็นกระแสความต้องการศิลปะของผู้คนบางกลุ่ม

Thai-English-French: Volubilis Dictionary 1.0
ใบเสมา[n.] (baisēmā) EN: boundary of a bot ; sema ; stone boundary markers (at the eight cardinal points around a bot) ; marker stones ; seam stones ; battlements   
บรรจุ[v.] (banju) EN: put in a suitable position ; appoint ; occupy ; assign   FR: occuper
บัด[n.] (bat) EN: time ; moment ; occasion   FR: moment [m] ; point [m]
บัตรลงเวลาทำงาน[n. exp.] (bat long wēlā thamngān) EN: clocking-in card ; time card   FR: carte de pointage [f]
บ่ง[v.] (bong) EN: refer ; mention ; specify ; stipulate ; indicate ; point out ; show ; point to ; provide   FR: annoncer ; indiquer ; présager ; manifester ; montrer ; marquer ; mentionner ; stipuler
บ่งชี้[v.] (bongchī) EN: indicate ; point out ; show ; point to ; specify   FR: indiquer ; montrer
บนยอดสุดของภูเขา [xp] (bon yøt sut khøng phūkhao) EN: on the summit   FR: au sommet de la montagne ; au point culminant de la montagne
แฉก[adj.] (chaēk) EN: v-shaped ; serrated ; jagged ; forked ; pointed ; notched ; having sharp projections   FR: pointu
แฉก ๆ[adj.] (chaēk-chaēk) EN: v-shaped ; serrated ; jagged ; forked ; pointed ; having sharp projections   
ฌาน[X] (chān) EN: meditative absorption ; meditation ; state of serenity attained by meditation ; one-pointed meditation ; contemplation   FR: contemplation [f], extase [f] ; méditation [f]

CMU English Pronouncing Dictionary
POINT    P OY1 N T
POINTS    P OY1 N T S
POINTE    P OY1 N T
POINTY    P OY1 N T IY0
POINTED    P OY1 N T AH0 D
POINTED    P OY1 N AH0 D
POINT'S    P OY1 N T S
POINTER    P OY1 N T ER0
POINTERS    P OY1 N T ER0 Z
POINTING    P OY1 N T IH0 NG

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
point    (v) (p oi1 n t)
points    (v) (p oi1 n t s)
pointed    (v) (p oi1 n t i d)
pointer    (n) (p oi1 n t @ r)
pointers    (n) (p oi1 n t @ z)
pointing    (v) (p oi1 n t i ng)
pointedly    (a) (p oi1 n t i d l ii)
pointless    (j) (p oi1 n t l i s)
pointsman    (n) (p oi1 n t s m @ n)
pointsmen    (n) (p oi1 n t s m @ n)

German-English: TU-Chemnitz DING Dictionary
weistpoint at [Add to Longdo]
Abfahrtsort {m}point of departure [Add to Longdo]
Kritikpunkt {m}point of criticism; point of critique [Add to Longdo]
Massenpunkt {m}point mass [Add to Longdo]
Perspektive {f}point of view [Add to Longdo]
Schlagpunkt {m}point of percussion [Add to Longdo]
Schnittpunkt {m}point of intersection [Add to Longdo]
Gesichtspunkt {m}point of view [Add to Longdo]
Kommastellung {f}point position [Add to Longdo]
Entstehungsort {m}point of origin [Add to Longdo]
Punktschätzung {f}point estimation [Add to Longdo]
Himmelsrichtung {f}point of the compass [Add to Longdo]
Kulminationspunkt {m}point of culmination; culmination; apex [Add to Longdo]
Kommaverschiebung {f}point shifting [Add to Longdo]
Punktewolke {f} [math.]point cloud [Add to Longdo]
Kasse {f}; Verkaufsplatz {m}point of sale [Add to Longdo]
Koordinatenursprung {m} [math.]point of origin; origin of ordinates [Add to Longdo]
Zehenspitze {f} | auf Zehenspitzenpoint of the toe | on tiptoe [Add to Longdo]
Berührungspunkt {m}; Berührpunkt {m}point of contact [Add to Longdo]
Anschauungsweise {f}; Sichtweise {f}point of view [Add to Longdo]

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
・;中ぽち[なかぽち, nakapochi] (n) (See 中黒,中点) middle dot (typographical symbol used between parallel terms, names in katakana, etc.); full-stop mark at mid-character height; interpoint (interword separation) [Add to Longdo]
・;中ぽつ;中ポツ[なかぽつ(・;中ぽつ);なかポツ(・;中ポツ), nakapotsu ( . ; naka potsu ); naka potsu ( . ; naka potsu )] (n) (See 中黒,中点) middle dot (typographical symbol used between parallel terms, names in katakana, etc.); full-stop mark at mid-character height; interpoint (interword separation) [Add to Longdo]
10進小数点;十進小数点[じっしんしょうすうてん, jisshinshousuuten] (n) {comp} decimal point [Add to Longdo]
HP;hp[エイチピー;エッチピー, eichipi-; ecchipi-] (n) (1) (See 馬力) horsepower; HP; (2) (HP only) (See ホームページ) home page; (3) (HP only) (See ハーフパイプ) half-pipe (i.e. in snowboarding); (4) (HP only) HP (i.e. a 'hit point' in a role-playing game); (5) (hp only) (See ハープ) harp [Add to Longdo]
NULLPO[ぬるぽ;ヌルポ;なるぽ;ナルポ, nurupo ; nurupo ; narupo ; narupo] (n) (uk) (sl) null pointer exception (in the Java programming language) [Add to Longdo]
POS[ポス;ピーオーエス, posu ; pi-o-esu] (n) point of sale; POS [Add to Longdo]
POSシステム[ポスシステム;ピーオーエスシステム, posushisutemu ; pi-o-esushisutemu] (n) point of sales system; POS system [Add to Longdo]
POS端末[ポスたんまつ, posu tanmatsu] (n) point-of-sale terminal; POS terminal [Add to Longdo]
あごで使う;顎で使う[あごでつかう, agodetsukau] (exp,v5u) (1) (See 頤で人を使う・あごでひとをつかう) to set somebody to work in an arrogant fashion; to push somebody around; to indicate by pointing one's chin; (2) (sl) to chatter; to jaw; to jabber [Add to Longdo]
いいとこ;いいところ[, iitoko ; iitokoro] (n) (1) good thing; strong point; (2) good family; prestigious school; (3) the right moment; (adj-f) (4) utter; extreme; (n-adv) (5) at (the) best; at most [Add to Longdo]

Chinese-English: CC-CEDICT Dictionary
冤枉路[yuān wang lù, ㄩㄢ ㄨㄤ˙ ㄌㄨˋ, ] pointless trip; not worth the trip [Add to Longdo]
冤枉钱[yuān wang qián, ㄩㄢ ㄨㄤ˙ ㄑㄧㄢˊ, / ] pointless expense; not worth the money spent [Add to Longdo]
冤钱[yuān qián, ㄩㄢ ㄑㄧㄢˊ, / ] pointless expense; not worth the money spent [Add to Longdo]
分点[fēn diǎn, ㄈㄣ ㄉㄧㄢˇ, / ] point of division [Add to Longdo]
[jiān, ㄐㄧㄢ, ] point (of needle); sharp; shrewd; pointed [Add to Longdo]
尖顶[jiān dǐng, ㄐㄧㄢ ㄉㄧㄥˇ, / ] pointed object; cusp; pinnacle; steeple [Add to Longdo]
扳道员[bān dào yuán, ㄅㄢ ㄉㄠˋ ㄩㄢˊ, / ] pointsman; switchman [Add to Longdo]
指向装置[zhǐ xiàng zhuāng zhì, ㄓˇ ㄒㄧㄤˋ ㄓㄨㄤ ㄓˋ, / ] pointing device (for notebook computer) [Add to Longdo]
指针[zhǐ zhēn, ㄓˇ ㄓㄣ, / ] pointer on a gauge; clock hand; cursor [Add to Longdo]
无穷远点[wú qióng yuǎn diǎn, ˊ ㄑㄩㄥˊ ㄩㄢˇ ㄉㄧㄢˇ, / ] point at infinity (math.); infinitely distant point [Add to Longdo]

Japanese-English: COMPDICT Dictionary
10進小数点[10しんしょうすうてん, 10 shinshousuuten] decimal point [Add to Longdo]
アクセスポイント[あくせすぽいんと, akusesupointo] access point [Add to Longdo]
アクセス点[アクセスてん, akusesu ten] access point [Add to Longdo]
アドレス可能点[アドレスかのうてん, adoresu kanouten] addressable point [Add to Longdo]
エントリポイント[えんとりぽいんと, entoripointo] entry point [Add to Longdo]
エンドポイント[えんどぽいんと, endopointo] endpoint [Add to Longdo]
クロスポイント[くろすぽいんと, kurosupointo] crosspoint [Add to Longdo]
コードポイント[こーどぽいんと, ko-dopointo] code point [Add to Longdo]
サービスアクセスポイント[さーびすあくせすぽいんと, sa-bisuakusesupointo] service access point, SAP [Add to Longdo]
サービスエンドポイント[さーびすえんどぽいんと, sa-bisuendopointo] service end point [Add to Longdo]

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (7 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Point \Point\ (point), v. t. & i.
     To appoint. [Obs.] --Spenser.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Point \Point\, n. [F. point, and probably also pointe, L.
     punctum, puncta, fr. pungere, punctum, to prick. See
     {Pungent}, and cf. {Puncto}, {Puncture}.]
     1. That which pricks or pierces; the sharp end of anything,
        esp. the sharp end of a piercing instrument, as a needle
        or a pin.
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     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}.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. Anything which tapers to a sharp, well-defined
        termination. Specifically: A small promontory or cape; a
        tract of land extending into the water beyond the common
        shore line.
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     4. The mark made by the end of a sharp, piercing instrument,
        as a needle; a prick.
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     5. An indefinitely small space; a mere spot indicated or
        supposed. Specifically: (Geom.) That which has neither
        parts nor magnitude; that which has position, but has
        neither length, breadth, nor thickness, -- sometimes
        conceived of as the limit of a line; that by the motion of
        which a line is conceived to be produced.
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     6. An indivisible portion of time; a moment; an instant;
        hence, the verge.
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              When time's first point begun
              Made he all souls.                    --Sir J.
                                                    Davies.
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     7. A mark of punctuation; a character used to mark the
        divisions of a composition, or the pauses to be observed
        in reading, or to point off groups of figures, etc.; a
        stop, as a comma, a semicolon, and esp. a period; hence,
        figuratively, an end, or conclusion.
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              And there a point, for ended is my tale. --Chaucer.
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              Commas and points they set exactly right. --Pope.
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     8. Whatever serves to mark progress, rank, or relative
        position, or to indicate a transition from one state or
        position to another, degree; step; stage; hence, position
        or condition attained; as, a point of elevation, or of
        depression; the stock fell off five points; he won by
        tenpoints. "A point of precedence." --Selden. "Creeping on
        from point to point." --Tennyson.
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              A lord full fat and in good point.    --Chaucer.
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     9. That which arrests attention, or indicates qualities or
        character; a salient feature; a characteristic; a
        peculiarity; hence, a particular; an item; a detail; as,
        the good or bad points of a man, a horse, a book, a story,
        etc.
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              He told him, point for point, in short and plain.
                                                    --Chaucer.
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              In point of religion and in point of honor. --Bacon.
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              Shalt thou dispute
              With Him the points of liberty ?      --Milton.
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     10. Hence, the most prominent or important feature, as of an
         argument, discourse, etc.; the essential matter; esp.,
         the proposition to be established; as, the point of an
         anecdote. "Here lies the point." --Shak.
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               They will hardly prove his point.    --Arbuthnot.
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     11. A small matter; a trifle; a least consideration; a
         punctilio.
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               This fellow doth not stand upon points. --Shak.
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               [He] cared not for God or man a point. --Spenser.
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     12. (Mus.) A dot or mark used to designate certain tones or
         time; as:
         (a) (Anc. Mus.) A dot or mark distinguishing or
             characterizing certain tones or styles; as, points of
             perfection, of augmentation, etc.; hence, a note; a
             tune. "Sound the trumpet -- not a levant, or a
             flourish, but a point of war." --Sir W. Scott.
         (b) (Mod. Mus.) A dot placed at the right hand of a note,
             to raise its value, or prolong its time, by one half,
             as to make a whole note equal to three half notes, a
             half note equal to three quarter notes.
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     13. (Astron.) A fixed conventional place for reference, or
         zero of reckoning, in the heavens, usually the
         intersection of two or more great circles of the sphere,
         and named specifically in each case according to the
         position intended; as, the equinoctial points; the
         solstitial points; the nodal points; vertical points,
         etc. See {Equinoctial Nodal}.
         [1913 Webster]
  
     14. (Her.) One of the several different parts of the
         escutcheon. See {Escutcheon}.
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     15. (Naut.)
         (a) One of the points of the compass (see {Points of the
             compass}, below); also, the difference between two
             points of the compass; as, to fall off a point.
         (b) A short piece of cordage used in reefing sails. See
             {Reef point}, under {Reef}.
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     16. (Anc. Costume) A a string or lace used to tie together
         certain parts of the dress. --Sir W. Scott.
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     17. Lace wrought the needle; as, point de Venise; Brussels
         point. See Point lace, below.
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     18. pl. (Railways) A switch. [Eng.]
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     19. An item of private information; a hint; a tip; a pointer.
         [Cant, U. S.]
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     20. (Cricket) A fielder who is stationed on the off side,
         about twelve or fifteen yards from, and a little in
         advance of, the batsman.
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     21. The attitude assumed by a pointer dog when he finds game;
         as, the dog came to a point. See {Pointer}.
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     22. (Type Making) A standard unit of measure for the size of
         type bodies, being one twelfth of the thickness of pica
         type. See {Point system of type}, under {Type}.
         [1913 Webster]
  
     23. A tyne or snag of an antler.
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     24. One of the spaces on a backgammon board.
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     25. (Fencing) A movement executed with the saber or foil; as,
         tierce point.
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     26. (Med.) A pointed piece of quill or bone covered at one
         end with vaccine matter; -- called also {vaccine point}.
         [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
  
     27. One of the raised dots used in certain systems of
         printing and writing for the blind. The first practical
         system was that devised by Louis Braille in 1829, and
         still used in Europe (see {Braille}). Two modifications
         of this are current in the United States:
  
     {New York point} founded on three bases of equidistant points
        arranged in two lines (viz., : :: :::), and a later
        improvement,
  
     {American Braille}, embodying the Braille base (:::) and the
        New-York-point principle of using the characters of few
        points for the commonest letters.
        [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
  
     28. In technical senses:
         (a) In various games, a position of a certain player, or,
             by extension, the player himself; as: (1) (Lacrosse &
             Ice Hockey) The position of the player of each side
             who stands a short distance in front of the goal
             keeper; also, the player himself. (2) (Baseball)
             (pl.) The position of the pitcher and catcher.
         (b) (Hunting) A spot to which a straight run is made;
             hence, a straight run from point to point; a
             cross-country run. [Colloq. Oxf. E. D.]
         (c) (Falconry) The perpendicular rising of a hawk over
             the place where its prey has gone into cover.
         (d) Act of pointing, as of the foot downward in certain
             dance positions.
             [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
  
     Note: The word point is a general term, much used in the
           sciences, particularly in mathematics, mechanics,
           perspective, and physics, but generally either in the
           geometrical sense, or in that of degree, or condition
           of change, and with some accompanying descriptive or
           qualifying term, under which, in the vocabulary, the
           specific uses are explained; as, boiling point, carbon
           point, dry point, freezing point, melting point,
           vanishing point, etc.
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     {At all points}, in every particular, completely; perfectly.
        --Shak.
  
     {At point}, {In point}, {At the point}, {In the point}, or
     {On the point}, as near as can be; on the verge; about (see
        {About}, prep., 6); as, at the point of death; he was on
        the point of speaking. "In point to fall down." --Chaucer.
        "Caius Sidius Geta, at point to have been taken, recovered
        himself so valiantly as brought day on his side."
        --Milton.
  
     {Dead point}. (Mach.) Same as {Dead center}, under {Dead}.
  
     {Far point} (Med.), in ophthalmology, the farthest point at
        which objects are seen distinctly. In normal eyes the
        nearest point at which objects are seen distinctly; either
        with the two eyes together (binocular near point), or with
        each eye separately (monocular near point).
  
     {Nine points of the law}, all but the tenth point; the
        greater weight of authority.
  
     {On the point}. See {At point}, above.
  
     {Point lace}, lace wrought with the needle, as distinguished
        from that made on the pillow.
  
     {Point net}, a machine-made lace imitating a kind of Brussels
        lace (Brussels ground).
  
     {Point of concurrence} (Geom.), a point common to two lines,
        but not a point of tangency or of intersection, as, for
        instance, that in which a cycloid meets its base.
  
     {Point of contrary flexure}, a point at which a curve changes
        its direction of curvature, or at which its convexity and
        concavity change sides.
  
     {Point of order}, in parliamentary practice, a question of
        order or propriety under the rules.
  
     {Point of sight} (Persp.), in a perspective drawing, the
        point assumed as that occupied by the eye of the
        spectator.
  
     {Point of view}, the relative position from which anything is
        seen or any subject is considered.
  
     {Points of the compass} (Naut.), the thirty-two points of
        division of the compass card in the mariner's compass; the
        corresponding points by which the circle of the horizon is
        supposed to be divided, of which the four marking the
        directions of east, west, north, and south, are called
        cardinal points, and the rest are named from their
        respective directions, as N. by E., N. N. E., N. E. by N.,
        N. E., etc. See Illust. under {Compass}.
  
     {Point paper}, paper pricked through so as to form a stencil
        for transferring a design.
  
     {Point system of type}. See under {Type}.
  
     {Singular point} (Geom.), a point of a curve which possesses
        some property not possessed by points in general on the
        curve, as a cusp, a point of inflection, a node, etc.
  
     {To carry one's point}, to accomplish one's object, as in a
        controversy.
  
     {To make a point of}, to attach special importance to.
  
     {To make a point}, or {To gain a point}, accomplish that
        which was proposed; also, to make advance by a step,
        grade, or position.
  
     {To mark a point}, or {To score a point}, as in billiards,
        cricket, etc., to note down, or to make, a successful hit,
        run, etc.
  
     {To strain a point}, to go beyond the proper limit or rule;
        to stretch one's authority or conscience.
  
     {Vowel point}, in Arabic, Hebrew, and certain other Eastern
        and ancient languages, a mark placed above or below the
        consonant, or attached to it, representing the vowel, or
        vocal sound, which precedes or follows the consonant.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Point \Point\ (point), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pointed}; p. pr. &
     vb. n. {Pointing}.] [Cf. F. pointer. See {Point}, n.]
     1. To give a point to; to sharpen; to cut, forge, grind, or
        file to an acute end; as, to point a dart, or a pencil.
        Used also figuratively; as, to point a moral.
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     2. To direct toward an abject; to aim; as, to point a gun at
        a wolf, or a cannon at a fort.
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     3. Hence, to direct the attention or notice of.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Whosoever should be guided through his battles by
              Minerva, and pointed to every scene of them. --Pope.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     4. To supply with punctuation marks; to punctuate; as, to
        point a composition.
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     5. To mark (a text, as in Arabic or Hebrew) with {vowel
        points}; -- also called {vocalize}.
  
     Syn: vocalize. [1913 Webster + RP]
  
     6. To give particular prominence to; to designate in a
        special manner; to indicate, as if by pointing; as, the
        error was pointed out. --Pope.
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              He points it, however, by no deviation from his
              straightforward manner of speech.     --Dickens.
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     7. To indicate or discover by a fixed look, as game.
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     8. (Masonry) To fill up and finish the joints of (a wall), by
        introducing additional cement or mortar, and bringing it
        to a smooth surface.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     9. (Stone Cutting) To cut, as a surface, with a pointed tool.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     {To point a rope} (Naut.), to taper and neatly finish off the
        end by interweaving the nettles.
  
     {To point a sail} (Naut.), to affix points through the eyelet
        holes of the reefs.
  
     {To point off}, to divide into periods or groups, or to
        separate, by pointing, as figures.
  
     {To point the yards} (of a vessel) (Naut.), to brace them so
        that the wind shall strike the sails obliquely. --Totten.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Point \Point\ (point), v. i.
     1. To direct the point of something, as of a finger, for the
        purpose of designating an object, and attracting attention
        to it; -- with at.
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              Now must the world point at poor Katharine. --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Point at the tattered coat and ragged shoe.
                                                    --Dryden.
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     2. To indicate the presence of game by fixed and steady look,
        as certain hunting dogs do.
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              He treads with caution, and he points with fear.
                                                    --Gay.
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     3. (Med.) To approximate to the surface; to head; -- said of
        an abscess.
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     {To point at}, to treat with scorn or contempt by pointing or
        directing attention to.
  
     {To point well} (Naut.), to sail close to the wind; -- said
        of a vessel.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  point
      n 1: a geometric element that has position but no extension; "a
           point is defined by its coordinates"
      2: the precise location of something; a spatially limited
         location; "she walked to a point where she could survey the
         whole street"
      3: a brief version of the essential meaning of something; "get
         to the point"; "he missed the point of the joke"; "life has
         lost its point"
      4: an isolated fact that is considered separately from the
         whole; "several of the details are similar"; "a point of
         information" [syn: {detail}, {item}, {point}]
      5: a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or
         especially in a process; "a remarkable degree of frankness";
         "at what stage are the social sciences?" [syn: {degree},
         {level}, {stage}, {point}]
      6: an instant of time; "at that point I had to leave" [syn:
         {point}, {point in time}]
      7: the object of an activity; "what is the point of discussing
         it?"
      8: a V shape; "the cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points"
         [syn: {point}, {tip}, {peak}]
      9: a very small circular shape; "a row of points"; "draw lines
         between the dots" [syn: {point}, {dot}]
      10: the unit of counting in scoring a game or contest; "he
          scored 20 points in the first half"; "a touchdown counts 6
          points"
      11: a promontory extending out into a large body of water; "they
          sailed south around the point"
      12: a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group
          of things that could be enumerated on a list; "he noticed an
          item in the New York Times"; "she had several items on her
          shopping list"; "the main point on the agenda was taken up
          first" [syn: {item}, {point}]
      13: a style in speech or writing that arrests attention and has
          a penetrating or convincing quality or effect
      14: an outstanding characteristic; "his acting was one of the
          high points of the movie" [syn: {point}, {spot}]
      15: sharp end; "he stuck the point of the knife into a tree";
          "he broke the point of his pencil"
      16: any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a
          compass; "he checked the point on his compass" [syn:
          {compass point}, {point}]
      17: a linear unit used to measure the size of type;
          approximately 1/72 inch
      18: one percent of the total principal of a loan; it is paid at
          the time the loan is made and is independent of the interest
          on the loan
      19: a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative
          sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations; "in
          England they call a period a stop" [syn: {period}, {point},
          {full stop}, {stop}, {full point}]
      20: a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer; "the point
          of the arrow was due north" [syn: {point}, {head}]
      21: the dot at the left of a decimal fraction [syn: {decimal
          point}, {percentage point}, {point}]
      22: the property of a shape that tapers to a sharp tip [syn:
          {point}, {pointedness}] [ant: {unpointedness}]
      23: a distinguishing or individuating characteristic; "he knows
          my bad points as well as my good points"
      24: the gun muzzle's direction; "he held me up at the point of a
          gun" [syn: {point}, {gunpoint}]
      25: a wall socket [syn: {point}, {power point}]
      26: a contact in the distributor; as the rotor turns its
          projecting arm contacts them and current flows to the spark
          plugs [syn: {distributor point}, {breaker point}, {point}]
      v 1: indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either
           spatially or figuratively; "I showed the customer the glove
           section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he
           indicated his opponents" [syn: {indicate}, {point},
           {designate}, {show}]
      2: be oriented; "The weather vane points North"; "the dancers
         toes pointed outward" [syn: {orient}, {point}]
      3: direct into a position for use; "point a gun"; "He charged
         his weapon at me" [syn: {charge}, {level}, {point}]
      4: direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
         [syn: {steer}, {maneuver}, {manoeuver}, {manoeuvre},
         {direct}, {point}, {head}, {guide}, {channelize},
         {channelise}]
      5: be a signal for or a symptom of; "These symptoms indicate a
         serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis";
         "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued"
         [syn: {bespeak}, {betoken}, {indicate}, {point}, {signal}]
      6: sail close to the wind [syn: {luff}, {point}]
      7: mark (Hebrew words) with diacritics
      8: mark with diacritics; "point the letter"
      9: mark (a psalm text) to indicate the points at which the music
         changes
      10: be positionable in a specified manner; "The gun points with
          ease"
      11: intend (something) to move towards a certain goal; "He aimed
          his fists towards his opponent's face"; "criticism directed
          at her superior"; "direct your anger towards others, not
          towards yourself" [syn: {target}, {aim}, {place}, {direct},
          {point}]
      12: indicate the presence of (game) by standing and pointing
          with the muzzle; "the dog pointed the dead duck"
      13: give a point to; "The candles are tapered" [syn: {sharpen},
          {taper}, {point}]
      14: repair the joints of bricks; "point a chimney" [syn:
          {point}, {repoint}]

From English-Turkish FreeDict Dictionary [reverse index] [fd-tur-eng]:

  pt.
  
  1. (kıs.) part payment pint, point, port.
  
  

From French-English Freedict dictionary [fd-fra-eng]:

  point [pwɛ̃]
     point
     dot; period; point; spot
  

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