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puntero [pun.tí.ru.] : hand (n.) [orasan]; indicator (n.); pointer (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: puntero: pointer ]

Derivatives of puntero

n. (body)1. hand, manus, mitt, pawthe (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.; "he had the hands of a surgeon"; "he extended his mitt"
~ human, human being, homo, manany living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage.
~ arteria digitalis, digital arteriesarteries in the hand and foot that supply the fingers and toes.
~ arteria metacarpea, metacarpal arterydorsal and palmar arteries of the hand.
~ intercapitular vein, vena intercapitalisveins connecting the dorsal and palmar veins of the hand or the dorsal and plantar veins of the foot.
~ metacarpal vein, vena metacarpusdorsal and palmar veins of the hand.
~ arma human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb.
~ clenched fist, fista hand with the fingers clenched in the palm (as for hitting).
~ hooks, maulers, meat hookslarge strong hand (as of a fighter).; "wait till I get my hooks on him"
~ right hand, rightthe hand that is on the right side of the body.; "he writes with his right hand but pitches with his left"; "hit him with quick rights to the body"
~ left hand, leftthe hand that is on the left side of the body.; "jab with your left"
~ palm, thenarthe inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers.
~ fingerany of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb).; "her fingers were long and thin"
~ extremitythat part of a limb that is farthest from the torso.
~ balla more or less rounded anatomical body or mass.; "the ball at the base of the thumb"; "he stood on the balls of his feet"
~ metacarpusthe part of the hand between the carpus and phalanges.
n. (person)2. hand, hired hand, hired mana hired laborer on a farm or ranch.; "the hired hand fixed the railing"; "a ranch hand"
~ farm worker, farmhand, field hand, fieldhanda hired hand on a farm.
~ drover, herdsman, herdersomeone who drives a herd.
~ laborer, labourer, manual laborer, jacksomeone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor.
~ ranch handa hired hand on a ranch.
~ hostler, ostler, stableboy, stableman, groomsomeone employed in a stable to take care of the horses.
n. (communication)3. hand, handwriting, scriptsomething written by hand.; "she recognized his handwriting"; "his hand was illegible"
~ handwritingthe activity of writing by hand.; "handwriting can be slow and painful for one with arthritis"
~ shorthand, stenography, tachygraphya method of writing rapidly.
~ cursive, cursive script, longhand, running handrapid handwriting in which letters are set down in full and are cursively connected within words without lifting the writing implement from the paper.
~ writingletters or symbols that are written or imprinted on a surface to represent the sounds or words of a language.; "he turned the paper over so the writing wouldn't show"; "the doctor's writing was illegible"
~ calligraphy, chirography, penmanshipbeautiful handwriting.
~ cacography, scrawl, scribble, scratchpoor handwriting.
n. (cognition)4. handability.; "he wanted to try his hand at singing"
~ ability, powerpossession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done.; "danger heightened his powers of discrimination"
n. (location)5. handa position given by its location to the side of an object.; "objections were voiced on every hand"
~ sidea place within a region identified relative to a center or reference location.; "they always sat on the right side of the church"; "he never left my side"
n. (group)6. deal, handthe cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time.; "I didn't hold a good hand all evening"; "he kept trying to see my hand"
~ aggregation, collection, accumulation, assemblageseveral things grouped together or considered as a whole.
~ long suitin a hand, the suit having the most cards.
~ bridge handthe cards held in a game of bridge.
~ poker handthe 5 cards held in a game of poker.
n. (cognition)7. handone of two sides of an issue.; "on the one hand..., but on the other hand..."
~ sidean aspect of something (as contrasted with some other implied aspect).; "he was on the heavy side"; "he is on the purchasing side of the business"; "it brought out his better side"
n. (artifact)8. handa rotating pointer on the face of a timepiece.; "the big hand counts the minutes"
~ hour hand, little handthe shorter hand of a clock that points to the hours.
~ big hand, minute handpoints to the minutes.
~ pointeran indicator as on a dial.
~ second handhand marking seconds on a timepiece.
~ horologe, timepiece, timekeepera measuring instrument or device for keeping time.
n. (quantity)9. handa unit of length equal to 4 inches; used in measuring horses.; "the horse stood 20 hands"
~ handbreadth, handsbreadthany unit of length based on the breadth of the human hand.
n. (person)10. handa member of the crew of a ship.; "all hands on deck"
~ crewman, sailorany member of a ship's crew.
n. (person)11. bridge player, handa card player in a game of bridge.; "we need a 4th hand for bridge"
~ biddersomeone who makes a bid at cards.
~ bridge partnerone of a pair of bridge players who are on the same side of the game.
~ card playersomeone who plays (or knows how to play) card games.
~ declarer, contractorthe bridge player in contract bridge who wins the bidding and can declare which suit is to be trumps.
n. (communication)12. handa round of applause to signify approval.; "give the little lady a great big hand"
~ applause, clapping, hand clappinga demonstration of approval by clapping the hands together.
n. (animal)13. handterminal part of the forelimb in certain vertebrates (e.g. apes or kangaroos).; "the kangaroo's forearms seem undeveloped but the powerful five-fingered hands are skilled at feinting and clouting"
~ forepawfront paw; analogous to the human hand.
n. (act)14. hand, helping handphysical assistance.; "give me a hand with the chores"
~ assist, assistance, help, aidthe activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose.; "he gave me an assist with the housework"; "could not walk without assistance"; "rescue party went to their aid"; "offered his help in unloading"
v. (possession)15. give, hand, pass, pass on, reach, turn overplace into the hands or custody of.; "hand me the spoon, please"; "Turn the files over to me, please"; "He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
~ giveleave with; give temporarily.; "Can I give you my keys while I go in the pool?"; "Can I give you the children for the weekend?"
~ transfercause to change ownership.; "I transferred my stock holdings to my children"
~ sneak, slippass on stealthily.; "He slipped me the key when nobody was looking"
~ dealgive (a specific card) to a player.; "He dealt me the Queen of Spades"
~ fork out, fork over, fork up, hand over, turn in, deliver, renderto surrender someone or something to another.; "the guard delivered the criminal to the police"; "render up the prisoners"; "render the town to the enemy"; "fork over the money"
~ relinquish, resign, give up, release, freepart with a possession or right.; "I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"; "resign a claim to the throne"
~ entrust, intrust, confide, commit, trustconfer a trust upon.; "The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret"; "I commit my soul to God"
~ entrust, leaveput into the care or protection of someone.; "He left the decision to his deputy"; "leave your child the nurse's care"
v. (motion)16. handguide or conduct or usher somewhere.; "hand the elderly lady into the taxi"
~ lead, guide, take, conduct, directtake somebody somewhere.; "We lead him to our chief"; "can you take me to the main entrance?"; "He conducted us to the palace"
n. (communication)1. index, index number, indicant, indicatora number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time.
~ facta statement or assertion of verified information about something that is the case or has happened.; "he supported his argument with an impressive array of facts"
~ bmi, body mass indexa measure of someone's weight in relation to height; to calculate one's BMI, multiply one's weight in pounds and divide that by the square of one's height in inches; overweight is a BMI greater than 25; obese is a BMI greater than 30.
~ business indexa statistical compilation that provides a context for economic or financial conditions.; "this business index is computed relative to the base year of 2005"
~ leading indicatorone of 11 indicators for different sections of the economy; used by the Department of Commerce to predict economic trends in the near future.
~ price index, price levelan index that traces the relative changes in the price of an individual good (or a market basket of goods) over time.
~ short accountthe aggregate of short sales on an open market.
~ stock index, stock market indexindex based on a statistical compilation of the share prices of a number of representative stocks.
n. (communication)2. indicatora signal for attracting attention.
~ signal, signaling, signany nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message.; "signals from the boat suddenly stopped"
~ point of reference, reference point, referencean indicator that orients you generally.; "it is used as a reference for comparing the heating and the electrical energy involved"
n. (artifact)3. indicatora device for showing the operating condition of some system.
~ annunciatoran indicator that announces which electrical circuit has been active (as on a telephone switchboard).
~ cursor, pointer(computer science) indicator consisting of a movable spot of light (an icon) on a visual display; moving it allows the user to point to commands or screen positions.
~ devicean instrumentality invented for a particular purpose.; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
~ dialthe circular graduated indicator on various measuring instruments.
~ fuel gauge, fuel indicatoran indicator of the amount of fuel remaining in a vehicle.
~ gnomonindicator provided by the stationary arm whose shadow indicates the time on the sundial.
~ spirit level, levelindicator that establishes the horizontal when a bubble is centered in a tube of liquid.
~ indicator lamp, pilot lamp, pilot lightindicator consisting of a light to indicate whether power is on or a motor is in operation.
~ pointeran indicator as on a dial.
~ scalean indicator having a graduated sequence of marks.
~ test paperpaper impregnated with an indicator for use in chemical tests.
~ tidemarkindicator consisting of a line at the highwater or low-water limits of the tides.
n. (substance)4. indicator(chemistry) a substance that changes color to indicate the presence of some ion or substance; can be used to indicate the completion of a chemical reaction or (in medicine) to test for a particular reaction.
~ chemical science, chemistrythe science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions.
~ absorption indicatoran indicator used in reactions that involve precipitation.
~ acid-base indicatoran indicator that changes color on going from acidic to basic solutions.
~ alpha-naphthol test, molisch's test, molisch reaction, molisch testbiochemical indicator of the presence of carbohydrates in a solution; if carbohydrates are present a violet ring is formed by reaction with alpha-naphthol in the presence of sulfuric acid.
~ oxidation-reduction indicatoran indicator that shows a reversible color change between oxidized and reduced forms.
~ coloring material, colour, colouring material, colorany material used for its color.; "she used a different color for the trim"
n. (communication)1. arrow, pointera mark to indicate a direction or relation.
~ marka written or printed symbol (as for punctuation).; "his answer was just a punctuation mark"
~ shafta line that forms the length of an arrow pointer.
~ point, heada V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer.; "the point of the arrow was due north"
n. (artifact)2. pointeran indicator as on a dial.
~ handa rotating pointer on the face of a timepiece.; "the big hand counts the minutes"
~ indicatora device for showing the operating condition of some system.
~ electronic stylus, light pen(computer science) a pointer that when pointed at a computer display senses whether or not the spot is illuminated.
~ needlea slender pointer for indicating the reading on the scale of a measuring instrument.
n. (artifact)3. cursor, pointer(computer science) indicator consisting of a movable spot of light (an icon) on a visual display; moving it allows the user to point to commands or screen positions.
~ indicatora device for showing the operating condition of some system.
~ computer science, computingthe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures.
n. (animal)4. pointer, spanish pointera strong slender smooth-haired dog of Spanish origin having a white coat with brown or black patches; scents out and points to game.
~ gun dog, sporting doga dog trained to work with sportsmen when they hunt with guns.
~ german short-haired pointerliver or liver-and-white hunting dog developed in Germany; 3/4 pointer and 1/4 bloodhound.
~ hungarian pointer, vizslaHungarian hunting dog resembling the Weimaraner but having a rich deep red coat.