pou sto

pou sto

(ˈpuː ˈstəʊ)
n, pl pou stos
1. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a place upon which to stand
2. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a basis of operation
[Greek: where I may stand, from Archimedes' saying that he could move the earth if given a place to stand]
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