West PointWest Point
military reservation in SE N.Y.: site of the U.S. Military Academy
Origin of West Pointfrom its location on the west bank of the Hudson River
A US military installation in southeast New York on the western bank of the Hudson River north of New York City. It has been a military post since 1778 and the seat of the US Military Academy since 1802.
- Any of several towns in the United States and elsewhere.
- The United States Military Academy, in West Point, NY.