punto

noun (1)
pun·to | \ˈpən‧(ˌ)tō\
plural -s

Definition of punto 

(Entry 1 of 3)

1 : a hit in fencing : point

2 obsolete : a point of punctilio

punto

noun (2)
pun·to | \ˈpün‧(ˌ)tō\
variants: or ponto \ˈpän‧- \
plural -s

Definition of punto (Entry 2 of 3)

: the ace of trumps when trumps are red (as in ombre)

punto

noun (3)
pun·to | \ˈpün(ˌ)tō\
plural -s

Definition of punto (Entry 3 of 3)

: point, stitch used especially in combination of lace or embroidery of Spanish or Italian origin

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History and Etymology for punto

Noun (1)

Italian, from Latin punctum

Noun (2)

Spanish, literally, point, from Latin punctum

Noun (3)

Italian, from Latin punctum point

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