[noh-dohs, noh-dohs] /ˈnoʊ doʊs, noʊˈdoʊs/
full of knots; knotty.
having nodes or knotlike swellings: nodose stems
nodous no·dous (nō’dəs)
Having many nodes; nodose.
nodose no·dose (nō’dōs’)
Having many nodes or knotlike swellings.
no·dos’i·ty (-dŏs’ĭ-tē) n.
[noj-uh-ler] /ˈnɒdʒ ə lər/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characterized by . 2. shaped like or occurring in : a nodular concretion. adj. 1794, from nodule + -ar. Related: Nodularity.
- Nodular amyloidosis
nodular amyloidosis n. Amyloidosis in which amyloid occurs as small masses or nodules beneath the skin or mucous membranes. Also called amyloid tumor, focal amyloidosis.
noun 1. any of various cast irons strengthened by having the graphite content in the form of nodules rather than flakes, and containing cerium or magnesium as well as other additives.
- Nodular fasciitis
nodular fasciitis n. A tumorlike proliferation of fibroblasts with mild inflammatory exudation occurring in a fascia. Also called proliferative fasciitis.