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pinpoint

pin·point

pinpoint

 
 
pronunciation:
pIn poInt
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, adjective
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition: anything that is exceptionally small, such as a spot of ink or a point on a map.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: pinpointed, pinpointing, pinpoints
definition: to find or define with complete accuracy.
She pinpointed the source of our difficulty.
similar words:
pin down
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part of speech: adjective
definition: completely accurate; precise.
pinpoint bombing
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