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English definition of “node”

node

noun [C] (JOIN)    /nəʊd/ US  /noʊd/ specialized
mathematics, computing, biology a place where things such as lines join , or where a leaf and stem join on a plant : a leaf nodeParts of plantsParts of geometrical shapes nodal     /ˈnəʊ.dəl/ US  /ˈnoʊ-/ adjective a nodal point Parts of geometrical shapes
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