internode

noun
in·​ter·​node | \ ˈin-tər-ˌnōd How to pronounce internode (audio) \

Definition of internode

: an interval or part between two nodes (as of a stem)

Other Words from internode

internodal \ ˌin-​tər-​ˈnō-​dᵊl How to pronounce internode (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of internode

1657, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for internode

Latin internodium, from inter- + nodus knot

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“Internode.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/internode. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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