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]
[French pwan tee-rey] /French pwɛ̃ tiˈreɪ/ noun 1. .
[point-tuh-point] /ˈpɔɪnt təˈpɔɪnt/ noun 1. a cross-country horse race between specified points, in which each rider is often free to select his or her own course between the points. noun 1. (Brit) adjective 2. (of a route) from one place to the next 3. (of a radiocommunication link) from one point to another, rather than […]