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set point

[′set ‚pȯint]
(control systems)
The value selected to be maintained by an automatic controller.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Murray lost just two points on his first three services but after the Austrian saved two set points at 6-5 it was destined for a tie-break.
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But instead of serving out the set, the top seed was broken again and the Russian even held two set points at 6-5 before the world number five recovered and forced a tiebreak.