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node US English

A point at which lines or pathways intersect or branch; a central or connecting point

lunar node US English

Each of the two points at which the moon’s orbit cuts the ecliptic

lymph node US English

Each of a number of small swellings in the lymphatic system where lymph is filtered and lymphocytes are formed

sinoatrial node US English

A small body of specialized muscle tissue in the wall of the right atrium of the heart that acts as a pacemaker by producing a contractile signal at regular intervals

node of Ranvier US English

A gap in the myelin sheath of a nerve, between adjacent Schwann cells

antinode US English

The position of maximum displacement in a standing wave system

Ranvier's node in node of Ranvier US English

A gap in the myelin sheath of a nerve, between adjacent Schwann cells

node US Thesaurus

the node of the branches

node English-Spanish

nódulo m, ganglio m