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standpoint

noun

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a way of looking at or thinking about something
  • I never thought about it from that standpoint before

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The first known use of standpoint was in 1829

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“Standpoint.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/standpoint. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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