Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A nice point of form or ceremony; a punctilio.
  • noun In fencing, the point of the sword or foil; also, a blow with the point. See point.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A nice point of form or ceremony.
  • noun A term applied to the point in fencing.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete A particular point of form or ceremony.
  • noun fencing The point of the sword in fencing.

Etymologies

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See punto.

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