Definition of

Point of Departure

  1. (noun, act) a beginning from which an enterprise is launched
    reality provides the jumping-off point for his illusions
    the point of departure of international comparison cannot be an institution but must be the function it carries out
  2. (noun, location) a place from which an enterprise or expedition is launched
    my point of departure was San Francisco

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Point of Departure

jumping-off place, jumping-off point, springboard

Alternate forms of Point of Departure

Hypernyms: beginning, commencement, origin, root, rootage, source, start

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