a peak in W central Washington, to the S of Mount Rainier, in the Cascade Range.14,158 feet (4318 meters).
noun 1. Printing. a system for grading the sizes of type bodies, leads, etc., that employs the point as a unit of measurement. Compare (def 48a). 2. any of certain systems of writing and printing for the blind that employ embossed symbols for letters. 3. a system of promoting students by an evaluation of their […]
- Point-system test types
point-system test types pl.n. A near vision test chart containing test types that are multiples of a point ( 1/72 inch), lower-case letters being one-half the designated point size.
- Point the finger at
Attach blame to, accuse, as in When they asked her who broke the window, she pointed the finger at Tom . Also see put the finger on
- Point the finger
verb phrase To accuse or vilify: Don’t be too quick to point the finger in his case [1829+; the dated instance refers to the finger of scorn]