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nodules

noun
plural of nodule

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a small rounded mass of swollen tissue
  • a nodule on the leaf indicated that a worm had laid eggs there

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“Nodules.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nodules. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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