Puncta It is a Latin term that came to our language as tip . The concept has several uses, usually associated with extreme of something For example: “When it's very cold, the tip of my nose turns red”, "The little boy hit his head with the tip of the table and got hurt", “The principal of the school, in silence, watched the scene from the other side of the room”.
For the geography , a tip is a expanse of land entering an ocean . This geographical accident also usually receives the name of cape . Punta Médanos , in the province of Buenos Aires (Argentina ), is an example of a geographical point. This place constitutes the easternmost site of the coast of Argentina .
Another South American tip is Whale Point , in Maldonado (Uruguay ). It is located less than twenty kilometers from the city from Punta del Este , adding to its tourist circuit.
We cannot overlook either that there are diverse populations that have the word that concerns us in their place names. Thus, for example, we could refer to Punta Cana, which is a town in the Dominican Republic. In the province of La Altagracia it is specifically where that one is located, which has become one of the favorite tourist destinations worldwide especially for its hotel complexes and its paradisiacal beaches.
In Spain, specifically in Andalusia, there is also the Huelva town of Punta Umbría. It is a city of approximately 15,000 inhabitants, which stands out especially for its attractiveness as a holiday destination. And it offers visitors both beautiful beaches and exquisite cuisine through a series of natural spaces of the highest order. Among these are the Odiel Marshes, the El Portil Lagoon or the Enebrales Natural Site.
Within the world of cinema and television, we must highlight the existence of the Spanish series "Punta Escarlata". This is a thriller and police production, starring Carles Francino and Nadia de Santiago, which revolves around the murder of two young people in a town called Punta Scarlet. A crime that happened a decade ago but that comes back to news when, after all that time, the bodies of the girls are discovered. And that will start a new investigation, which will cause all the inhabitants of the place to become possible suspects.
Tip, on the other hand, may be the end of a tool or of a weapon , which can be used to pierce or cause a wound: "The thief stuck the tip of the knife in his left leg and then fled", "Have you tried removing the nail with the screwdriver tip?", "The tip of the dagger hit the iron shield and broke".
The notion is also used with reference to some of Vanguard or new : “We have opened a hospital with cutting edge technology”.
A large amount from individuals , objects or animals Finally, it can be qualified as a tip: "It's been a while since I visited my hometown", “The authorities should build a shelter: there is a tip of stray dogs in this town”.