Meaning of points by Wiktionary Dictionary
- Plural form of point .
- ( rail transport, UK ) Movable rails which can be used to switch a train from one railway track to another .
- ( automotive ) The two metal surfaces in a distributor which close or open to allow current to flow or not through the ignition coil. Each surface is called a point singular ( there's usually a moving point which is pushed by the distributor cam and a fixed point which isn't ), but they're made together in a unit and serviced or replaced that way and are hence normally called points plural .