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node US English

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

node US Thesaurus

the node of the branches

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