Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Canes numerous, with some bloom at the nodes; tendrils intermittent.

And if one of the nodes is unoccupied, then the machine's out of balance.

The ligule is a distinct membrane and the nodes are glabrous.

The second overtone requires three nodes, as in Fig. 137, 3.

The two points where the moon's orbit crosses the ecliptic are called her nodes.

And it is by no means sure that the rhythms will make their nodes in us, if we be not the centres of groups.

Cross-roads and squares take on contour, and gather up the nodes of their rhythms.

Then, too, no nodes such as the hypothesis calls for are visible.

Some of these nodes are finished to represent the heads of animals.

It only took a week on the Boston ride before they had their third and fourth nodes.