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Pointer

noun

1) One who, or that which, points.

2) The hand of a timepiece.

3) One of a breed of dogs trained to stop at scent of game, and with the nose point it out to sportsmen.

4) The two stars (Merak and Dubhe) in the Great Bear, the line between which points nearly in the direction of the north star.

5) Diagonal braces sometimes fixed across the hold.

Example Sentences for

Pointer

1) His heart was softened in seeing mine suffer; and so much of his ill-will was done away, that when we parted, he almost shook me by the hand while he reminded me of an old promise about a Pointer puppy.
2) Lookup tables are also used extensively to validate input values by matching against a list of valid -LRB- or invalid -RRB- items in an array and , in some programming languages , may include Pointer functions -LRB- or offsets to labels -RRB- to process the matching input
3) The cottage seemed to be considered and loved by him as his home; many more of his hours were spent there than at Allenham; and if no general engagement collected them at the park, the exercise which called him out in the morning was almost certain of ending there, where the rest of the day was spent by himself at the side of Marianne, and by his favourite Pointer at her feet.
4) But he is a pleasant, good humoured fellow, and has got the nicest little black bitch of a Pointer I ever 52 Sense and Sensibility saw.
5) But he is a pleasant, good humoured fellow, and has got the nicest little black bitch of a Pointer I ever 52 Sense and Sensibility saw.
6) When several callers ask for the same resource , they can all be given a Pointer to the same address
7) `` Jump ' , a cover of a song by The Pointer Sisters , was originally taken from the re-release of Sound of the Underground and the soundtrack to Love Actually
8) His heart was softened in seeing mine suffer; and so much of his ill-will was done away, that when we parted, he almost shook me by the hand while he reminded me of an old promise about a Pointer puppy.
9) Today the unregistered hybridized Alaskan Husky is preferred for dogsled racing , along with a variety of crossbreds , the German Shorthaired Pointer often being chosen as the basis for cross breeding
10) Interfaces driven by a computer mouse or other pointing device add a second cursor to show the current position of the mouse Pointer
11) The cottage seemed to be considered and loved by him as his home; many more of his hours were spent there than at Allenham; and if no general engagement collected them at the park, the exercise which called him out in the morning was almost certain of ending there, where the rest of the day was spent by himself at the side of Marianne, and by his favourite Pointer at her feet.
12) Today the unregistered hybridized Alaskan husky is preferred for dogsled racing , along with a variety of crossbreds , the German Shorthaired Pointer often being chosen as the basis for crossbreeding
13) The mouse cursor may be referred to as a mouse Pointer , Mouse Pointer Behaves Erratically If Mouse Pointer Speed Is Set Above Level Five owing to its arrow shape on some systems