Nodal
Nodal Nod"al, a. Of the nature of, or relating to, a node; as, a nodal point. [1913 Webster]

{Nodal line}, {Nodal point}, in a vibrating plate or cord, that line or point which remains at rest while the other parts of the body are in a state of vibration. [1913 Webster]


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  • nodal — nodal, ale, (no dal, da l ) adj. Terme de physique. Qui a rapport aux noeuds d une surface vibrante. Figures nodales.    Lignes nodales, ou, substantivement, les nodales, lignes qui se forment sur une plaque recouverte de sable qu on fait vibrer …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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