point of no return

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point of no return (plural points of no return)

  1. (aviation) The point in an aircraft's flight when there is insufficient fuel to reverse direction and return to the place of origin.
  2. (idiomatic) The point in any journey, process, or sequence of events when it is no longer possible to reverse course or stop the process.

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