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1. node, connection, connexion, link

usage: a connecting point at which several lines come together

2. node, knob, thickening, convex shape, convexity

usage: any thickened enlargement

3. node, leaf node, plant process, enation

usage: (botany) the small swelling that is the part of a plant stem from which one or more leaves emerge

4. node, point

usage: (physics) the point of minimum displacement in a periodic system

5. node, celestial point

usage: (astronomy) a point where an orbit crosses a plane

6. lymph node, lymph gland, node, lymphatic tissue, lymphoid tissue

usage: the source of lymph and lymphocytes

7. node, solid body substance

usage: any bulge or swelling of an anatomical structure or part

8. node, client, guest, computer, computing machine, computing device, data processor, electronic computer, information processing system

usage: (computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network

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