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English definition of “point”

point

noun [C] (SIGN)    /pɔɪnt/
B2 a small, round spot that is used in numbers to separate whole numbers from parts of numbers: One kilogram equals two point two (= 2.2) pounds. The error occurred when someone left out the decimal point.Mathematical symbols
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