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internode


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Internode  \In"ter*node`\,  n.  [L.  internodium  inter  between  + 
  nodus  knot.] 
  1.  (Bot.)  The  space  between  two  nodes  or  points  of  the  stem 
  from  which  the  leaves  properly  arise.  --H.  Spenser. 
 
  2.  (Anat.)  A  part  between  two  joints;  a  segment; 
  specifically,  one  of  the  phalanges.