a point awarded to a bridge player who has won or placed in an officially recognized tournament.
Moot Point vs. Mute PointYou may have heard coworkers or acquaintances refer to an inconsequential or irrelevant point as a moot point, or maybe you’ve heard mute point instead. Fans of the TV show Friends may have heard a third variation: moo point (because, according to Joey, a cow’s opinion doesn’t matter). But which expression is correct, and what exactly does it mean? The correct phrase is moot point. …
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Examples from the Web for master point
The king of Navarre had scored a master-point in the contest for the throne of France.Historical Tales, Vol. 6 (of 15)|Charles Morris