an·​ti·​node ˈan-tē-ˌnōd How to pronounce antinode (audio)
: a region of maximum amplitude situated between adjacent nodes in a vibrating body
antinodal adjective

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First Known Use

1875, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of antinode was in 1875

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“Antinode.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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