Printing. a system for grading the sizes of type bodies, leads, etc., that employs the point as a unit of measurement.: Compare point (def. 48a).
any of certain systems of writing and printing for the blind that employ embossed symbols for letters.
a system of promoting students by an evaluation of their work on the basis of points representing quality of achievement.
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How to use point system in a sentence
Gamification places game mechanics—such as point systems and tracking, achievement levels, awards and prizes—into non-game situations.Every workplace can be a place of continual learning | Joe Schaefer | June 15, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
Since the Kentucky Derby adopted the point system for entry in 2013, seven of the eight Preakness winners were within 3½ lengths of the lead at the first half-mile marker.Two horses that can beat Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit at the Preakness Stakes | Neil Greenberg | May 13, 2021 | Washington Post
Under District procurement law, companies that bid on city contracts are scored on a point system.Judge says D.C. violated law in awarding three lucrative Medicaid contracts | Julie Zauzmer | December 17, 2020 | Washington Post
The issue that I have with Reddit is the fact it’s based on a point system, and the fact you can see your score.The Subreddit /r/Collapse Has Become the Doomscrolling Capital of the Internet. Can Its Users Break Free? | Billy Perrigo | October 30, 2020 | Time
There was a point system, is all you need to know at this juncture.
The second, the basing point system, is found throughout the southern states east of the Mississippi.
This last argument is the main economic defence of the southern basing point system.
This basing point system, although not absolutely confined to the South, has been more highly developed here than elsewhere.
The so-called basing point system is the second fundamental peculiarity of southern rate adjustment.
A number of economic defences for the basing point system have been urged by the carriers at different times.
British Dictionary definitions for point system
printing a system of measurement using the point as its unit: See point (def. 21)
a system for evaluation of achievement, as in education or industry, based on awarding points
any system of writing or printing, such as Braille, that uses protruding dots
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