1An attitude to or outlook on issues, typically arising from one’s circumstances or beliefs: she writes on religion from the standpoint of a believer
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- In the chapters that follow we consider these issues from the standpoint of a variety of aspects of life in modern Britain.
- But the situation changes when the issue is examined from the standpoint of the economy as a whole.
- The real question, is it safe from the standpoint of public utilities to get back into the area?
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