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spinode

[ spahy-nohd ]
/ ˈspaɪ noʊd /
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noun
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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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