Triple Point

Science / Chemistry / Triple Point: The temperature and pressure at which the solid, liquid, and gaseous forms of a substance are at equilibrium.

Other Words for Point

Point Noun Synonyms: spot, place, stage, position, site, station, location, locale
Point Adjective Synonyms: dot, mark, speck, (full) stop, period, decimal point

Rating Point

Technology / Television (TV) / Rating Point: A value equal to one percent of a population or universe. MORE

Saturation Point

Science / Weather / Saturation Point: The point when the water vapor in the atmosphere is at its maximum level for the existing temperature. MORE

Save Point

Entertainment / Video Games / Save Point: A location in a game at which the player can stop, save the game, and on a subsequent play session pick up where he left off. MORE

Public-Safety Answering Point (PSAP)

Technology / Cell Phones / Public-Safety Answering Point (PSAP): The dispatch office that receives 911 calls from the public. A PSAP may be local fire or police department, an ambulance service or a regional office covering all services. MORE

Principal Point

Entertainment / Photography / Principal Point: Point from which the focal length is measured. The principal point of a simple lens is located at the center of the lens. Compound lenses have two principal points, the location of which cannot be det MORE


Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Points: The left and right positions taken by the defensemen of the attacking team, just inside the blue line of the attacking zone; also the term used to describe the defensemen playing at this location; als MORE