nodosity
noun see nodose

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  • Nodosity — No*dos i*ty, n. [L. nodositas.] 1. The quality of being knotty or nodose; resemblance to a node or swelling; knottiness. Holland. [1913 Webster] 2. A knot; a node. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nodosity — See nodose. * * * …   Universalium

  • nodosity — noun a) A knotty swelling b) The state of being nodose …   Wiktionary

  • nodosity — no·dos·i·ty (no dosґĭ te) [L. nodositas] 1. the quality or condition of having nodes or nodules. 2. node …   Medical dictionary

  • nodosity — no·dos·i·ty || nəʊ dÉ‘sÉ™tɪ / dÉ’ n. resemblance to nodes; condition of having many nodes; knottiness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nodosity — no·dos·i·ty …   English syllables

  • nodosity — nōˈdäsəd.ē noun ( es) Etymology: French or Italian or Late Latin; French nodosité & Italian nodosita, from Late Latin nodositat , nodositas knottiness, from Latin nodosus knotty + itat , itas ity 1. : the quality or state of being nodose 2. :… …   Useful english dictionary

  • nodose — nodosity /noh dos i tee/, n. /noh dohs, noh dohs /, adj. 1. having nodes. 2. full of knots; knotty. Also, nodous /noh deuhs/. [1715 25; < L nodosus full of knots, knotty, equiv. to nod(us) NODE + osus OSE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • nodose — adjective Etymology: Latin nodosus, from nodus Date: 1687 having numerous or conspicuous protuberances • nodosity noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Kachuga sylhetensis — Taxobox | name = Assam Roofed Turtle status = EN status system = iucn2.3 image width = 240px image caption = regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Reptilia ordo = Testudines familia = Geoemydidae genus = Kachuga species = K. sylhetensis… …   Wikipedia

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