Nodal line
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 — 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nodal point — 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Line of nodes — Node Node (n[=o]d), n. [L. nodus; perh. akin to E. knot. Cf. {Noose}, {Nowed}.] 1. A knot, a knob; a protuberance; a swelling. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically: (a) (Astron.) One of the two points where the orbit of a planet, or comet, intersects… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Maria Hoffmann-Ostenhof — (* 12. Januar 1947 in Wien) ist eine österreichische Mathematikerin und Hochschullehrerin an der Fakultät für Mathematik der Universität Wien. Nach einem Mathematikstudium an der Philosophischen Fakultät der Universität Wien und der Universität… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Thomas Hoffmann-Ostenhof — (* 4. April 1945 in Wien) ist ein österreichischer theoretischer Chemiker und Mathematiker und Hochschullehrer am Institut für Theoretische Chemie der Universität Wien. Nach einem Diplomstudium der Chemie an der ETH Zürich promovierte er 1974 bei …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ascending node — Node Node (n[=o]d), n. [L. nodus; perh. akin to E. knot. Cf. {Noose}, {Nowed}.] 1. A knot, a knob; a protuberance; a swelling. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically: (a) (Astron.) One of the two points where the orbit of a planet, or comet, intersects… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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