point d'appui

noun
point d'ap·​pui | \ ˌpwaⁿ(n)-da-ˈpwē How to pronounce point d'appui (audio) \
plural points d'appui\ ˌpwaⁿ(n)-​da-​ˈpwē How to pronounce points d'appui (audio) \

Definition of point d'appui

First Known Use of point d'appui

1781, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for point d'appui

French, literally, point of support

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“Point d'appui.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/point%20d%27appui. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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