Middle English Dictionary Entry

pointen v.(2)
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Definitions (Senses and Subsenses)

(a) To establish (sth.), ordain, decree; settle or arrange (sth.); set or fix (a date); appoint (sb. to do sth.); ~ into, organize (articles) into (a certain format); (b) to affix (one's seal to a document); (c) ~ in, to establish (sth.) in (sb.); cause (sth.) to appear in (sb.).