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far point

[¦fär ¦pȯint]
(optics)
The farthest point from an eye at which an object is distinctly seen; for a normal eye it is theoretically at infinity. Also known as punctum remotum.
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But all the rumors so far point toward two key new features for photographers in the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus: a new 12-megapixel (MP) sensor and 4K video recording capability.
Perimeter lighting draws the eye to a far point and makes the space appear much larger.
All indications thus far point to a hugely disappointing start to the current fiscal year.
Though much more time may be needed to identify the precise properties of the particle and whether it fully matched the Higgs boson model, the results achieved so far point to the marvels of science research once driven by theory, sound techniques and, above all, imagination which is, in the words of Albert Einstein, is more important than knowledge.
There is no doubt that the evidence and studies completed so far point to the fact that the site is suitable and capable of accommodating a small scale wind farm of just five turbines.
Results from Saturday's election so far point towards a crushing defeat for the Muslim Brotherhood, and defeat in Benghazi, the cradle of last year's uprising against dictator Muammar Gaddafi, has added to NFA's dismal showing.
The debate has developed in some websites and reached a far point of unreality, and has imposed Arabsat in political and religious debates that Arabsat doesn't have anything to do with it.
Findings by the US Geological Survey so far point to Anbar as a potential flash-point for the focus on the sector of conventional crude oil.
But he pointed out that there are no signs so far point to the imminent resumption of negotiations.
Then, a couple of years ago, a colleague asked me who I consider to be a truly Jewish designernot as in Ralph Lifshitz, the Jewish boy from the Bronx who created the ultimate sartorial phantasmagoria of the WASP lifestyle, but as in designers who created the fashions that most spoke to the Jewish story of upward mobility, conspicuous consumption, desire for assimilation, and, at some far point, acceptance and even leadership.
rex might also have had a limiting far point of 6 kilometers, compared with the human far point of 1.
Results are preliminary at this junction but the collected data so far point very dramatically to the success of the program.