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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The small dagger to administer the coup de grâce to the bull.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Lacework; hence, in decorative art, decoration in color or relief in slender lines or points resembling lace: applied especially to such work of Spanish origin.


From Spanish puntilla. (Wiktionary)



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