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objective point

noun
1.
(military) another term for objective (sense 8)
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  • Petersburgh was now the objective point, and this was regarded as the door to Richmond.

    Three Years in the Sixth Corps George T. Stevens
  • When I landed I was thinking of the post-office, which was my first objective point.

    Down South Oliver Optic
  • It was his present objective point; how far beyond he would go he did not dream.

    Cattle-Ranch to College Russell Doubleday
  • I had made up my mind that Washington should be the objective point.

  • They walked on as if bound for some objective point, while Hurstwood drank in the radiance of her presence.

    Sister Carrie Theodore Dreiser
  • He had just turned to the objective point of the Indian's gaze.

  • Only when you reach your objective point do you come to a full realization that you have not been the Sisyphus of the Red Gods.

    The Forest Stewart Edward White
  • We go by different routes, but our objective point is the same.

    Evening Round Up William Crosbie Hunter
  • Washington has been set aside by the new commander, and Richmond made the objective point.

    The Seventh Regiment George L. Wood
  • Tudjaqdjuaq in particular was the objective point of their expeditions.

    The Central Eskimo Franz Boas

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