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verb as in define, locate

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It is as hard as pinpointing potential serial killers from the general population.

But pinpointing a proper dose is challenging, as are the ethics of involving patients with early-stage cancers, he says.

You'll waste time pinpointing where communication went south.

Instead they are taking part in flyovers without actually pinpointing targets.

She's very good at pinpointing the feeling of how it progresses, the ways to keep yourself grounded.

Now as to that last factor, would the X-rays be of material assistance to you in pinpointing the specific locale of the exit?

But you think—have you had a recollection about seeing her at this time, without pinpointing it?

The drivers pressed close in on him, pinpointing him in the middle of the intersection.


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

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.