- a difficult or intricate point, situation, plot, etc.
Origin of nodus
1350–1400; Middle English: knot in the flesh < Latin nōdus knot
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Examples from the Web for nodi
“Nodi,” may also have reference to “nod” in the third line of the stanza.Y Gododin
The account contains also a charge for painting the bosses (nodi) at the intersection of the moldings that separate the panels.The Care of Books
John Willis Clark
Nodi: probably swellings of any sort, whether caused by insects or not.Notes and Letters on the Natural History of Norfolk
- a problematic idea, situation, etc
- another word for node
C14: from Latin: knot
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- A circumscribed mass of tissue; a node.
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