isolated point

noun
Mathematics. a point in a set such that the neighborhood of the point is devoid of any other points belonging to the set.
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Other clusters are groups of isolated point finds or small sites.
Other chloroform emission sources tend to be relatively isolated point sources.
Other failures could be the result of isolated point loads from construction
  loading, such as equipment crossings.
Consider the problem of an isolated point source in a narrow valley.
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