noun, plural no·di [noh-dahy, -dee] /ˈnoʊ daɪ, -di/.
- nodule of semilunar valve,
- nodus lymphaticus,
Origin of nodus
Examples from the Web for nodus
The nodus is cut; Tom is out of chancery; the Benicia Boy not a bit the worse, nay, better than if he had beaten the little man.Roundabout Papers|William Makepeace Thackeray
He will not have recourse to the devil for the solution of a nodus, till he has exhausted more legitimate sources of assistance.
Now surely were the time for a 'god from the machine;' there is a nodus worthy of one.The French Revolution|Thomas Carlyle
If a man really understands it, a very few words will avail to explain the nodus.The Collected Writing of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. II|Thomas De Quincey
The nodus of the action is fully given in chapter i., the final issue in chapter viii.