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English definition of “see the point of sth”

see the point of sth

to understand the importance of or the reason for something: They couldn't see the point of further training.Understanding and comprehending
(Definition of see the point of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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