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Definition of point man noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

point man

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈpɔɪnt mæn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɔɪnt mæn//
 
The army
 
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a soldier who goes in front of the others to look for danger (figurative, North American English) the President’s point man on education (= the person who is responsible for it) See related entries: The army
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