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match point

Ophthalmology
In vision colorimetry, the mean of the statistical spread in values obtained with an anomaloscope for an individual or a class of individuals.

Sport medicine
In tennis, the final point needed to win the match
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The two had met in the semi-finals of the Brisbane International last year, and the Russian had held one match point during her loss to Muguruza.
Serving at 7-8, the German saved a third match point before Halep finally converted on the fourth when the German sent a ball long.
5 Sew together 4 corner units and light gray 83/4" quarter-square triangles, starting and stopping stitching at match points as shown in Diagram IV-B.
Chardy fought off seven match points, five in the second-set tiebreaker.
Robredo then rescued a match point to take the final set to a tie-break, with both players looking to be on their last legs.
The 32-year-old saw three more match points come and go before he netted to give Murray the chance of victory and he made no mistake after a fierce final rally.
In 2009 he lost the final to Juan Martin del Potro, while in 2010 and 2011 he held match points against Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals only to lose both times.
After another rain delay on Friday, the match finally resumed but took a bizarre twist when, serving at 30-30, Dimitrov slipped over after launching a serve and, despite a valiant attempt to play his next shot on his knees, went match point down.
He also had match points in his Tokyo semi-final against Milos Raonic and at the Paris Masters against Jerzy Janowicz only to lose both matches, while at the O2 Arena he started very well but tailed off in the second set.
They saved match points at 9-10, 10-11, 12-13, 13-14 and 14-15.
Finally Lisicki held for 7-6 and the pressure told on Li, who fired a forehand wide on the German's third match point.
Speaking about her hard fought victory, Schiavone said: "It's like every point is match point.