a prison camp for the confinement of enemy aliens, prisoners of war, political prisoners, etc.
- Internodal segment
internodal segment n. The portion of a myelinated nerve fiber between two successive nodes.
[in-ter-nohd] /ˈɪn tərˌnoʊd/ noun 1. a part or space between two nodes, knots, or joints, as the portion of a plant stem between two nodes. /ˈɪntəˌnəʊd/ noun 1. the part of a plant stem between two nodes 2. the part of a nerve fibre between two nodes of Ranvier internode in·ter·node (ĭn’tər-nōd’) n. in’ter·nod’al (-nōd’l) […]
[in-ter nohs; English in-ter nohs] /ˈɪn tɛr ˈnoʊs; English ˈɪn tər ˈnoʊs/ adverb, adjective, Latin. 1. between ourselves; among ourselves.
[noo-klee-er, nyoo- or, by metathesis, -kyuh-ler] /ˈnu kli ər, ˈnyu- or, by metathesis, -kyə lər/ adjective 1. pertaining to or involving atomic weapons: nuclear war. 2. operated or powered by atomic energy: a nuclear submarine. 3. (of a nation or group of nations) having atomic weapons. 4. of, relating to, or forming a nucleus. 5. […]