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singular point

noun, Mathematics
1.
a point at which a given function of a complex variable has no derivative but of which every neighborhood contains points at which the function has derivatives.
Also called singularity.
Origin of singular point
1885-1890
1885-90
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Examples from the web for singular point
  • Instead gravity would squeeze it down much further, perhaps even to a singular point.
  • It does not represent any singular point of view, but it does represent progress in this contentious area of public policy debate.

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