topographic point


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Noun1.topographic point - a point located with respect to surface features of some regiontopographic point - a point located with respect to surface features of some region; "this is a nice place for a picnic"; "a bright spot on a planet"
tomb, grave - a place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone); "he put flowers on his mother's grave"
junction - the place where two or more things come together
birthplace, place of birth - the place where someone was born
polling place, polling station - a place where voters go to cast their votes in an election
end - one of two places from which people are communicating to each other; "the phone rang at the other end"; "both ends wrote at the same time"
hiding place - a place suitable for hiding something (such as yourself)
heights, high - a high place; "they stood on high and observed the countryside"; "he doesn't like heights"
hole-in-the-wall - a small unpretentious out-of-the-way place; "his office was a hole-in-the-wall"
holy, holy place, sanctum - a sacred place of pilgrimage
mecca - a place that attracts many visitors; "New York is a mecca for young artists"
nesting place - a place suitable for nesting
overlook - a high place affording a good view
crest, summit, top, peak, tip, crown - the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill); "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the tip of Monadnock"; "the region is a few molecules wide at the summit"
point - the precise location of something; a spatially limited location; "she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street"
rendezvous - a place where people meet; "he was waiting for them at the rendezvous"
scour - a place that is scoured (especially by running water)
service area - place on a highway providing garage services and eating and toilet facilities
showplace - a place that is frequently exhibited and visited for its historical interest or natural beauty
solitude - a solitary place
stop - a spot where something halts or pauses; "his next stop is Atlanta"
target area, target - the location of the target that is to be hit
puddle, pool - something resembling a pool of liquid; "he stood in a pool of light"; "his chair sat in a puddle of books and magazines"
zone - a locally circumscribed place characterized by some distinctive features
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Schaeffer says this workshop was at topographic point 5053 and contained pottery dating to Late Bronze I, but lasted, with alterations, into Late Bronze III.
All topographic points to establish grade, including slope breaks, site high and low points, building corners, significant features, slopes and elevations to indicate positive flow direction.