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Meaning of POINTING

Pronunciation:  'poynteeng

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  that points
 

POINTING is a 8 letter word that starts with P.

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Point"ing\, n.
1. The act of sharpening.

2. The act of designating, as a position or direction, by
   means of something pointed, as a finger or a rod.

3. The act or art of punctuating; punctuation.

4. The act of filling and finishing the joints in masonry
   with mortar, cement, etc.; also, the material so used.

5. The rubbing off of the point of the wheat grain in the
   first process of high milling.

6. (Sculpt.) The act or process of measuring, at the various
   distances from the surface of a block of marble, the
   surface of a future piece of statuary; also, a process
   used in cutting the statue from the artist's model.

 

 

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