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verb as in define, locate

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Unfortunately, neither of our teams had pinpointed the pig's burial site.

French media have trotted out specialists to explain the phenomenon and have generally pinpointed its origins abroad.

“In the past, we said they are [physical] places,” Sánchez explained, as if they could be pinpointed on a map of the cosmos.

Instead, he believes that the McCanns were pinpointed the moment they arrived at the holiday resort.

Now, in the first study of its kind, neuroscientists have pinpointed the brain circuits that underlie unrealistic optimism.

Any ship coming within a hundred miles of the laboratory would be detected instantly and pinpointed.

That is why I say I pinpointed that transfer on that boy as far as that is concerned.

It tracked; pinpointed the subject accurately up to twenty thousand miles.

Hawkes tried to slide around the corner without being seen, but a flashlight in the young man's hands pinpointed him.

And give me the location of the place you pinpointed with Mr. Yelchek.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pinpointed, such as: diagnose, recognize, identify, distinguish, place, and spot.

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