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  1. point break(Noun)

    The location where a wave breaks as it hits a point of land jutting out from the coastline.

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  1. Point Break

    Point Break is a 1991 action film directed by Kathryn Bigelow and starring Patrick Swayze, Keanu Reeves, Lori Petty and Gary Busey. The title refers to the surfing term point break, where a wave breaks as it hits a point of land jutting out from the coastline. The film was a box office success upon its release and it has since gathered a worldwide cult following in VHS and later DVD and Blu-ray releases.

Anagrams of point break »

  1. breakpoint, break point

  2. Break point

  3. Breakpoint


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