point d'appui

noun plural points d'appui (pwɛ̃ dapwi)

a support or prop
(formerly) the base or rallying point for a military unit

Nearby words

  1. point charge,
  2. point count,
  3. point coupé,
  4. point d'alençon,
  5. point d'angleterre,
  6. point d'esprit,
  7. point de galle,
  8. point de gaze,
  9. point de hongrie,
  10. point defect

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