##### The Collaborative International Dictionary

**Point-devise**

Point-device \Point`-de*vice"\, Point-devise \Point`-de*vise"\, a. [OE. at point devis; at at + point point, condition + devis exact, careful, OF. devis fixed, set. See Device.] Uncommonly nice and exact; precise; particular.

You are rather point-devise in your accouterments.

--Shak.

Thus he grew up, in logic point-devise,
Perfect in grammar, and in rhetoric nice.

--Longfellow.

**Point-devise**

Point-device \Point`-de*vice"\, Point-devise \Point`-de*vise"\,
adv.
Exactly. [Obs.]

--Shak.

##### Wiktionary

**point-devise**

a. (context obsolete English) precise; particular; finicky