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A section or part between two nodes, as of a nerve or stem.
in′ter·nod′al (-nōd′l) adj.
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1. (Botany) the part of a plant stem between two nodes
2. (Anatomy) the part of a nerve fibre between two nodes of Ranvier
ˌinterˈnodal, ˌinterˈnodial adj
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a part or space between two nodes, knots, or joints, as the portion of a plant stem between two nodes.
[1660–70; < Latin internōdium]
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|Noun||1.||internode - a segment of a stem between two nodes|
segment - one of the parts into which something naturally divides; "a segment of an orange"
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