Meaning of “set point” in the English Dictionary

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"set point" in British English

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set pointnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌset ˈpɔɪnt/ us /ˌset ˈpɔɪnt/

If a tennis player or volleyball team has a set point, that player or team will win the set if they win the next point.

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