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  1. pointsnoun

    Movable rails which can be used to switch a train from one railway track to another.

  2. pointsnoun

    The two metal surfaces in a distributor which close or open to allow current to flow or not through the ignition coil. Each surface is called a point singular (there's usually a moving point which is pushed by the distributor cam and a fixed point which isn't), but they're made together in a unit and serviced or replaced that way and are hence normally called points plural.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. points

    See REEF-POINTS.--Armed at all points, is when a man is defended by armour cap-à-pie.

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  1. pointsnoun

    Plural noun of the word point.

    The train system has points where control signals are computerized

    Submitted by MaryC on May 8, 2016  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Points' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #901

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Points' in Written Corpus Frequency: #752

Anagrams for Points »

  1. instop, opts in, pinots, pintos, Pintos, piston, pitons

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Points in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Points in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Points in a Sentence

  1. Anne Rice, "Blood and Gold":

    No matter how long we exist, we have our memories. Points in time which time itself cannot erase. Suffering may distort my backward glances, but even to suffering, some memories will yield nothing of ther beauty or their splendor. Rather they remain as hard as gems.

  2. Ryan Cloutier:

    Our evidence points to Jupiter.

  3. Chief Executive Tim Cook:

    We have limited travel to business-critical situations as of last week, the situation is emerging, and we're still gathering lots of data points and monitoring it very closely.

  4. Shaun Osher:

    In 2008, it was indisputable that the global financial crisis affected real estate values, prices dropped quickly. But for sellers today there is no fundamental factor that points to a weakened market. Understandably, they are reluctant.

  5. James Comey:

    It's a hard thing to say, but I think Robert Mueller has an emptiness inside of Robert Mueller and a hunger for affirmation that I have never seen in an adult, i think that Robert Mueller lacks external reference points, instead of making hard decisions by calling upon a religious tradition or logic or tradition or history it is all what will fill this hole, what will get me the affirmation that I need ?

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    declare untrue; contradict
    • A. inspire
    • B. accompany
    • C. deny
    • D. fudge

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