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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a sharp tip of any part of the anatomy; a point or other small area

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A point.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In zoology and anatomy, a point; a dot; a pit; a papilla; some little place, as if a mere point, in any way distinguished.
  • n. [capitalized] In conchology, a genus of geophilous pulmonate gastropods, type of the family Punctidæ: so called on account of its minute size.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (anatomy) a point or small area

Etymologies

Latin a point (Wiktionary)

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