Sentence Examples


  • From the nodes spring whorls of similar but more slender branches.
  • In the former he developed a valuable method for the investigation of aerial waves within pipes, based on the fact that a finely divided powder - lycopodium, for example - when dusted over the interior of a tube in which is established a vibrating column of air, tends to collect in heaps at the nodes, the distance between which can thus be ascertained.
  • All the metaxylems join at the nodes into a complete ring of xylem.
  • At the nodes the relation of the endodermis to the bundles undergoes rather complex but definite changes.
  • The same order of events may be ascertained to take place in the stem; but in this region it is complicated by the occurrence of nodes and internodes, growth in length being confined to the latter, many of which may be growing simultaneously.

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