distributing point

distributing point

[di′strib·yəd·iŋ ‚pȯint]
(ordnance)
Point at which supplies, obtained from the supply point by a division or other unit, are broken down for immediate distribution to subordinate units.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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All nations, creeds, and ages, they have flocked here to this, the distributing point for the last great west.
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The disappearance of the buffalo by the early 1880s--part of the continent-wide decimation of the herds--brought predictable results to a society in which buffalo were central in economic and social life, and Fort Walsh largely became a welfare distributing point where rations were doled out to First Nations.
(4) Lone Pine was made a mail distributing point but not an official post office, and continued a stopping place until rail transportation took over the freighting and stage business.
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