à point

French phrase
\ ä-pwaⁿ How to pronounce à point (audio) \

Definition of à point

: at just the right time : at the peak of ripeness : at the perfect degree of doneness

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“à point.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/%C3%A0%20point. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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