[ three-point ]
/ ˈθriˌpɔɪnt /
See under three-pointer.
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. …
Definition for three-point line (2 of 2)
[ three-poin-ter ]
/ ˈθriˈpɔɪn tər /
Basketball. a field goal worth three points, made from behind a specified line (three-point line).
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