Trinodal
Trinodal \Tri*nod"al\, a. [L. trinodis three-knotted; tri- (see {Tri-}) + nodus knot.] 1. (Bot.) Having three knots or nodes; having three points from which a leaf may shoot; as, a trinodal stem. [1913 Webster]

2. (Geom.) Having three nodal points. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • trinodal — /truy nohd l/, adj. Bot. having three nodes or joints. [1650 60; < L trinod(is) having three knots (tri TRI + nod(us) NODE + is adj. suffix) + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • trinodal — adjective Having three nodes …   Wiktionary

  • trinodal — tri·nodal …   English syllables

  • trinodal — /traɪˈnoʊdl/ (say truy nohdl) adjective Botany, etc. having three nodes or joints. {Latin trinōdis having three knots + al1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • trinodal — …   Useful english dictionary

  • trinodine — adjective see trinodal …   Useful english dictionary

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