from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A woman who has a crucial, often hazardous role in the forefront of an enterprise: "They are the point men and women in the industry's drive to sell wine” ( New York Times).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a woman who is the forefront of an important enterprise


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