[ in-ter-nohd ]
/ ˈɪn tərˌnoʊd /


a part or space between two nodes, knots, or joints, as the portion of a plant stem between two nodes.

Origin of internode

From the Latin word internōdium, dating back to 1660–70. See inter-, node
Related formsin·ter·nod·al, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for internode


/ (ˈɪntəˌnəʊd) /


the part of a plant stem between two nodes
the part of a nerve fibre between two nodes of Ranvier
Derived Formsinternodal, adjective
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Medicine definitions for internode


[ ĭntər-nōd′ ]


A section or part between two nodes.
An internodal segment.
Related formsin′ter•nodal (-nōdl) adj.
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