nickpoint

World English Dictionary
knickpoint or esp (US) nickpoint (ˈnɪkˌpɔɪnt)
 
n
a break in the slope of a river profile caused by renewed erosion by a rejuvenated river
 
[C20: partial translation of German Knickpunkt, from knicken to bend + Punktpoint]
 
nickpoint or esp (US) nickpoint
 
n
 
[C20: partial translation of German Knickpunkt, from knicken to bend + Punktpoint]

Collins
World English Dictionary
nickpoint (ˈnɪkˌpɔɪnt)
 
n
a variant spelling (esp US) of knickpoint

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