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near point

[′nir ‚pȯint]
(physiology)
The smallest distance from the eye at which a small object can be seen without blurring.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The army men engaged in fierce clashes with the remaining pockets of ISIL in Southeastern Deir Ezzur and freed 1,800 sq/km of land along the border with Syria near Point 400 in Albu Kamal region.
In 1935, humorist Will Rogers and aviator Wiley Post were killed when their airplane crashed near Point Barrow in the Alaska Territory.
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Starring Drew Barrymore and John Krasinski, the movie is based on the true story of three gray whales that were discovered trapped in ice near Point Barrow, Alaska, in 1988 and became a worldwide media sensation.
Before the sapling was brought in colourful procession to Colombo, it was taken to Dambakolapatuna (near Point Pedro), Vavuniya, Dambulla, Kandy, Pelmadulla and Matara.
The new site provides increased wireless voice and 3G data along Route 108 in southern Narragansett, as well as the surrounding areas near Point Judith.