point of reference
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|Noun||1.||point of reference - an indicator that orients you generally; "it is used as a reference for comparing the heating and the electrical energy involved"|
bench mark, benchmark - a surveyor's mark on a permanent object of predetermined position and elevation used as a reference point
landmark - a mark showing the boundary of a piece of land
lubber line, lubber's line, lubber's mark, lubber's point - a fixed line on a ship's compass indicating its heading
white line - a white stripe in the middle of a road to mark traffic lanes
indicator - a signal for attracting attention
buoy - bright-colored; a float attached by rope to the seabed to mark channels in a harbor or underwater hazards
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point of referencen → punto di riferimento
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