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point of viewnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpɔɪnt əv ˈvyu/ (also viewpoint)
a person’s opinion or particular way of thinking about something: We’re interested in hearing all points of view.
literature Point of view is also the voice in which a story is told and its relationship to the events in the story.
art In a painting or photograph, the point of view is the place where the artist chooses to stand and what this tells you about the subject.
(Definition of point of view from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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point of viewnoun [C]

uk   us   (plural points of view)
a way of considering something: from a point of view From a purely practical point of view, his suggestion was unworkable.
a person's opinion: Always be prepared to listen to your staff members' points of view.
(Definition of point of view from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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