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Definition of pointal

Pointal
Pointal Point"al, n. [From Point: cf. F. pointal an upright wooden prop, OF. pointille a prick or prickle.] 1. (Bot.) The pistil of a plant. 2. A kind of pencil or style used with the tablets of the Middle Ages. ``A pair of tablets [i. e., tablets] . . . and a pointel.' --Chaucer. 3. (Arch.) See Poyntel. [Obs. or R.]
pointal
Poyntel Poyn"tel, n. [See Pointal.] (Arch.) Paving or flooring made of small squares or lozenges set diagonally. [Formerly written pointal.]

Meaning of pointal from wikipedia

- Look up point-to-point in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Point-to-point, point to point, or port to port may refer to: Point-to-point construction,...
- return. The player who is unable to return the ball validly will not gain a point, while the opposite player will. Tennis is an Olympic sport and is pla****...
- In computer networking, Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) is a data link layer (layer 2) communication protocol between two routers directly without any host...
- The point guard (PG), also called the one or the point, is one of the five positions in a regulation basketball game. A point guard has perhaps the most...
- In telecommunications, a point-to-point connection refers to a communications connection between two communication endpoints or nodes. An example is a...
- In computing, floating-point arithmetic (FP) is arithmetic using for****c representation of real numbers as an approximation to support a trade-off between...
- SharePoint is a web-based collaborative platform that integrates natively with Microsoft Office. Launched in 2001, SharePoint is primarily sold as a do****ent...
- bodies exert an unbalanced gravitational force at a point, altering the orbit of whatever is at that point. At the Lagrange points, the gravitational forces...
- The dew point is the temperature to which air must be cooled to become saturated with water vapor, ****uming constant air pressure and water content. When...
- Point Break is a 1991 American action crime film directed by Kathryn Bigelow and written by W. Peter Iliff. It stars Patrick Swayze, Keanu Reeves, Lori...