antinode

noun
an·​ti·​node | \ ˈan-tē-ˌnōd How to pronounce antinode (audio) , ˈan-ˌtī- \

Definition of antinode

: a region of maximum amplitude situated between adjacent nodes in a vibrating body

Other Words from antinode

antinodal \ ˌan-​tē-​ˈnō-​dᵊl How to pronounce antinodal (audio) , ˌan-​ˌtī-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of antinode

1875, in the meaning defined above

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“Antinode.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antinode. Accessed 26 May. 2020.

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