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Meaning of STANDPOINT

Pronunciation:  'stand`poynt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a mental position from which things are viewed; "we should consider this problem from the viewpoint of the Russians"; "teaching history gave him a special point of view toward current events"
 

STANDPOINT is a 10 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: point of view, stand, viewpoint
 
 See Also: angle, complexion, perspective, position, slant, view

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Stand"point`\, n. [Cf. G. standpunkt.]
A fixed point or station; a basis or fundamental principle; a
position from which objects or principles are viewed, and
according to which they are compared and judged.

 

 

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