nodose

adjective
no·​dose | \ ˈnō-ˌdōs How to pronounce nodose (audio) \

Definition of nodose

: having numerous or conspicuous protuberances

Other Words from nodose

nodosity \ nō-​ˈdä-​sə-​tē How to pronounce nodosity (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of nodose

1687, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for nodose

Latin nodosus, from nodus

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The first known use of nodose was in 1687

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“Nodose.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nodose. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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nodose

adjective
no·​dose | \ ˈnō-ˌdōs How to pronounce nodose (audio) \

Medical Definition of nodose

: having numerous or conspicuous protuberances

Other Words from nodose

nodosity \ nō-​ˈdäs-​ət-​ē How to pronounce nodosity (audio) \ noun, plural nodosities

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