Synonyms of landmark


1. landmark, position, place

usage: the position of a prominent or well-known object in a particular landscape; "the church steeple provided a convenient landmark"

2. landmark, turning point, watershed, juncture, occasion

usage: an event marking a unique or important historical change of course or one on which important developments depend; "the agreement was a watershed in the history of both nations"

3. landmark, reference point, point of reference, reference

usage: a mark showing the boundary of a piece of land

4. landmark, structure, anatomical structure, complex body part, bodily structure, body structure

usage: an anatomical structure used as a point of origin in locating other anatomical structures (as in surgery) or as point from which measurements can be taken

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