way point

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noun

a place or point between major points on a route.

Nearby words

  1. way car,
  2. way of all flesh, the,
  3. way of the cross,
  4. way of the world, the,
  5. way out,
  6. way station,
  7. way the wind blows, which,
  8. way to go,
  9. way-cool,
  10. way-out

Origin of way point

An Americanism dating back to 1875–80

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British Dictionary definitions for waypoint

waypoint

/ (ˈweɪˌpɔɪnt) /

noun

the co-ordinates of a specific location as defined by a GPS
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