pointel etymology

English word pointel comes from English point, English voxel

Detailed word origin of pointel

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
point English (eng) (ambitransitive, masonry) To repair mortar.. (dated) To give point to (something said or done); to give particular prominence or force to.. (dated) To supply with punctuation marks; to punctuate.. (intransitive) To draw attention to something or indicate a direction.. (intransitive) To extend the index finger in the direction of something in order to show where it is or to draw attention to [...]
voxel English (eng) (computer graphics) the three-dimensional analogue of a pixel; a volume element representing some numerical quantity, such as the colour, of a point in three-dimensional space, used in the visualisation and analysis of three-dimensional (especially scientific and medical) data.
pointel English (eng) (computer graphics) Any of the eight vertices of a voxel.

Words with the same origin as pointel

Descendants of voxel
lignel surfel