Meaning of “point of order” in the English Dictionary

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"point of order" in British English

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point of ordernoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˌpɔɪnt əv ˈɔː.dər/ us /ˌpɔɪnt əv ˈɔːr.dɚ/ formal

an occasion on which a person in a formal meeting states their belief that a rule of the meeting has been broken:

I would like to raise a point of order.

(Definition of “point of order” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"point of order" in Business English

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point of ordernoun [ C ]

uk us plural points of order

MEETINGS an occasion on which a person in a formal meeting says that something is against the rules of the meeting:

It is never too late to raise a point of order against the motion.

(Definition of “point of order” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)