[in-tur-nist, in-tur-nist] /ˈɪn tɜr nɪst, ɪnˈtɜr nɪst/
a physician specializing in the diagnosis and nonsurgical treatment of diseases, especially of adults.
noun (mainly US)
a physician who specializes in internal medicine
1904, American English, from internal medicine + -ist.
internist in·ter·nist (ĭn-tûr’nĭst)
A physician specializing in internal medicine.
[in-turn-muh nt] /ɪnˈtɜrn mənt/ noun 1. an act or instance of . 2. the state of being ; confinement. /ɪnˈtɜːnmənt/ noun 1. n. 1870, from intern (v.) + -ment. Cf. French internement. Internment camp is attested from 1916.
noun 1. 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) […]