spinode

[ spahy-nohd ]
/ ˈspaɪ noʊd /

noun


Nearby words

  1. spinning wheel,
  2. spinningly,
  3. spino-,
  4. spinobulbar,
  5. spinocerebellum,
  6. spinoff,
  7. spinone italiano,
  8. spinor,
  9. spinose,
  10. spinosely

Origin of spinode

1850–55; irregular < Latin spīn(a) spine + node

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British Dictionary definitions for spinode

spinode

/ (ˈspaɪnəʊd) /

noun

maths another name for cusp (def. 4)

Word Origin for spinode

C19: from Latin spīna spine + node

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