noun, plural pointes [French pwant]. /French pwɛ̃t/. Ballet.
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An elegant Custom House on the Pointe replaces an old potash store.Montreal 1535-1914, Volume II (of 2)|William Henry Atherton
After a long paddle of five or six hours we arrived at Pointe des Monts, where rough weather obliged us to put ashore.Hudson Bay|R.M. Ballantyne
At Malbaie it has wholly ceased; but in the summer of 1796 sixty-two porpoises were killed at "Pointe au Pique."A Canadian Manor and Its Seigneurs|George M. Wrong
We doubled a remarkable cape mentioned by Henry as the Pointe aux Grondines.Sketches in Canada, and rambles among the red men|Anna Brownell Jameson
The Israelites / as I thincke / ar in this pointe to be folowed.