point of departure

noun phrase

Definition of point of departure

: a starting point especially in a discussion

First Known Use of point of departure

1804, in the meaning defined above

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“Point of departure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/point%20of%20departure. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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point of departure

noun

English Language Learners Definition of point of departure

: a starting point in a discussion, project, etc.

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