follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

isolated point

noun
1.
Mathematics. a point in a set such that the neighborhood of the point is devoid of any other points belonging to the set.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for isolated point
  • 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.
  • Borehole techniques are intrusive and direct and, generally, provide isolated point-samples of the subsurface.
  • In considering such aspects it becomes progressively naive to retain the concept of an isolated point source.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for isolated point

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for isolated

9
10
Scrabble Words With Friends