# be+pointed

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**pointed fox**— pointed fox, the fur of red fox made to imitate that of silver fox, by dyeing it black and adding white or white tipped hairs …12

**Pointed space**— In mathematics, a pointed space is a topological space X with a distinguished basepoint x 0 in X . Maps of pointed spaces (based maps) are continuous maps preserving basepoints, i.e. a continuous map f : X rarr; Y such that f ( x 0) = y 0. This… …13

**Pointed Sticks**— Infobox musical artist | Name = Pointed Sticks Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = flagicon|Canada Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Genre = Punk rock, Power pop, New Wave, Pop punk [cite… …14

**Pointed set**— In mathematics, a pointed set is a set X with a distinguished basepoint x 0 in X . Maps of pointed sets (based maps) are functions preserving basepoints, i.e. a map f : X rarr; Y such that f ( x 0) = y 0. This is usually denoted: f : ( X , x 0)… …15

**pointed**— pointedly, adv. pointedness, n. /poyn tid/, adj. 1. having a point or points: a pointed arch. 2. sharp or piercing: pointed wit. 3. having direct effect, significance, or force: pointed criticism. 4. directed; aimed: a pointed gun. 5. directed… …16

**pointed**— [[t]pɔ͟ɪntɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Something that is pointed has a point at one end. ...a pointed roof. ...pointed shoes. 2) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Pointed comments or behaviour express criticism in a clear and direct way. I couldn t help… …17

**pointed**— I. adjective Date: 14th century 1. a. having a point b. being an arch with a pointed crown; also marked by the use of a pointed arch < pointed architecture > 2. a. being to the point ; pertinent b …18

**Pointed**— Point Point (point), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pointed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pointing}.] [Cf. F. pointer. See {Point}, n.] 1. To give a point to; to sharpen; to cut, forge, grind, or file to an acute end; as, to point a dart, or a pencil. Used also… …19

**pointed**— point|ed [ pɔıntəd ] adjective * 1. ) with a point at the end: the pointed leaves of the ash tree a pointed nose/chin 2. ) direct, in a way that shows you are annoyed or do not agree: The third party candidate made pointed remarks about both of… …20

**Pointed Stick Cone**— Infobox Mountain Name=Pointed Stick Cone Photo= Caption= Elevation=Unit m|1820|0 Location=British Columbia, Canada Range= Prominence = Coordinates = coord|52.24|N|120.08|W|type:mountain Topographic Type=Cinder cone Volcanic Arc/Belt=Wells Gray… …