nodose definition

  • adjective:
    • Characterized by or having many nodes or protuberances; jointed or knobby at intervals.
    • Knot-like; inflamed
    • Knotty; having numerous or conspicuous nodes.
    • Having nodes or prominences; getting the alternative bones increased, as antennæ of certain bugs.
  • others:
    • In botany, knotty or knobby; given knots or inner transverse partitions, whilst the leaves of some species of Juncus.
    • In zoology:
    • Having a node or nodes: stated of a longitudinal human body that is inflamed or dilated at several things.
    • Having knot-like swellings on top.

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