Definition of point system in English:

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point system


A system for distributing or allocating resources or for ranking or evaluating candidates or claimants on the basis of points allocated or accumulated.
Example sentences
  • The resource model combines a pre-game point system with an in-game resource system.
  • The university replaced the point system with a system that considers race but also requires essays and data about students' economic status in addition to academic credentials.
  • The point system was evaluated among more than five thousand patients who were placed on the waiting list for bypass surgery between 1999 and 2003.

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Syllabification: point sys·tem

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