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critical point

noun benchmark, bookmark, critical point, crux, essence, essential matter, fundamental part, gist, gravamen, heart, key point, linchpin, main point, maaerial point, milestone, pivotal point, prime issue, salient point, substance, substantive point, turning point
See also: cornerstone, crossroad, emergency, main point
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As water approaches this critical point, the difference between water and steam grows increasingly smaller,' Stanley explains.
The handouts were designed so that students were required to write information to complete each critical point (i.
That experiment also showed that xenon, when close to the critical point, is partly elastic; that is, it can "stretch" as well as flow.
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As the sample temperature approaches the critical point, "those twinkles get slower and slower and more and more intense," Gammon says.
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It was a critical error at a critical point in the game, but he's a great kid that will build from this, and he showed a lot of guts and played well,'' Dorrell said.
However, once a certain temperature -- a critical point -- was reached, the lattice melted.
Kalnik adds significant expertise to our team at this critical point in VistaGen's growth," said H.
This is a critical point in time for both for interim Prime Minister Iyad Allawi and the United States.