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  1. compass point, point(noun)

    any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass

    "he checked the point on his compass"

    period, stage, gunpoint, pointedness, decimal point, degree, dot, percentage point, tip, distributor point, full point, full stop, point, peak, power point, head, item, compass point, detail, breaker point, stop, point in time, spot, level


  1. compass point(noun)

    point of the compass

  2. compass point(noun)

    Any of the horizontal directions indicated on a compass. There may be 4, 8, 16 or 32 compass points on a compass, depending on its size and accuracy.

    point of the compass

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