[ non-point ]
/ ˈnɒnˌpɔɪnt /


of or relating to a source of pollution that is not readily and specifically identifiable, as water runoff.


Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?

Origin of nonpoint Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020