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Definition of the noun nodus
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Nodus is a genus of Hyperoodontidae, described by Wagler in 1830.
- synonym: genus Nodus
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Chordata
- class: Mammalia
- order: Cetacea
- family: Hyperoodontidae
- genus: Mesoplodon
Phrases with Nodus
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- Drupa Nodus
- genus Nodus
- Formica Nodus
- Thraxan Nodus
- Passalus Nodus
- Pheidole Nodus
- Ricinula Nodus
- Endoclita Nodus
- Dorylaimus Nodus
- Katothrips Nodus
- Neoseiulus Nodus
- Pipunculus Nodus
- Cataglyphis nodus
- Eudorylaimus Nodus
- Neolophonotus Nodus
- Species Drupa Nodus
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The difficulty is scarcely felt now; the nodus is the acceptance of the "straight angle" (equal to two right angles) as a geometrical conception. " Perhaps however," the writer proceeds, " Euclid defined an angle by something plainly existent ...
by Saint Isidore (of Seville)
It is called nodus, knot, for difficulty, since it is scarcely able to be undone. 62 Thirty horsemen are said to be the alae, wings, in the army. They are so named because they cover the foot soldiers, as if they were wings. 63 The extremity of the ...
Encyclopedia of Islands (2009)
by Rosemary G. Gillespie, D. A. Clague
Pach- nodus is a typical island radiation, having diverged into 12 distinct species through a combination of geographical isolation on different islands and habitat specialization. A similar radiation is found in the carnivorous snail family ...
nodal /no'dal/ [L, nodus, knot], pertaining to a node. nodal event /n6'dal/, an occurrence that may cause anxiety, such as birth, death, divorce, marriage, or a child leaving home. node /n6d/ [L, nodus, knot], 1. a small rounded mass. 2. a lymph ...
Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botany, Zoology, Anatomy, Cytology, Embryology, Physiology by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson
nodus, knob.] Pert. a node (bot., zool.). node (nôd) n. [L. nodus, knob.] The knob or joint ...
by Harold T. Clifford, Peter D. Bostock
nodus, knot; barba, beard; -ata, possessing. Nodes densely villous nodiflorum L. nodus, knot; flos, flower. Culms with many short lateral branches each terminating in an inflorescence ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
(Latin, nodus = knot.) 1. Botany: Part of a plant stem from which one or more leaves emerge. 2. Anatomy: A small mass of distinct tissue. 3. A point which lines intersect or branch .
Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... by George Milbry Gould
[nodus, a node]. Nodated; pertaining to a node. N. Point, the point of intersection of convergent rays of light with the visual axis of the eye.
Including All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine, with Their Proper Pronunciation and Definitions-- by George Milbry Gould
nodus, knob.] Perl. a node (bot, Zoot). node (nöd) n. [L. nodus, knob.] The knob or joint lof a stem at which leaves arise (oat). nodose (nö'dös) a. [L. nadas, knob.] Having the intermediate and terminal joints thicker than the remainder ; having ...
by Henry Percy Smith
nodus, a knot.] The points or lines of a vibrating body which remain at rest during the vibration, are its N. points and lines. In the case of a vibrating plate, these lines and points are shown by strewing sand on it before it is set in vibration ...
In which the Words are Explained in Their Different Senses, Authorized by the Names of the Writers by Whom They are Used, Or the Titles of the Works in which They Occur, and Derived from Their Originals by John Jamieson, John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.), John Longmuir
knovel, nodus ; Su. G. knoel, a bump. KNOUT, s. The ball or bit of wood that Is struck in the game of Shinty, Fife ; synon. Doe, and Nacket. —Isl. knud-r, globus ; Su. G, knut, nodus. To KNOW, v. o. To press down with the fists or knees.
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Scrabble value of N1O1D2U1S1
The value of this 5-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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