- pertaining to or of the nature of a node.
Origin of nodal
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Examples from the Web for nodal
All the roads of his speculation start from that nodal point in the story of man.Hilaire Belloc
C. Creighton Mandell
But no other raider was in sight; there was no other “nodal centre” of gun-fire and searchlights.Many Fronts
Lewis R. Freeman
He has another name, Nodal Wehlinmuk, which means “salt in the south.”Creation Myths of Primitive America
He was their nodal point, their focus, their expression in a single term.Jude the Obscure
Every point which he marks is the nodal point for numberless relations.The Photoplay
- of or like a node
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Word Origin and History for nodal
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Of, relating to, resembling, being, or situated near or at a node.
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