• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Nodosous Nodose; knotty; knotted.
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In literature:

From between the various nodosities a continual discharge exuded, the nodosities being markedly irregular over the limbs.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Nodose -us: knotted or with knots; a body with one or more knotted parts a sculpture with almost isolated knots.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
Nodose: Consisting of closely aggregated colonies.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
Technically, the first swelling on the young tender rootlets of the vine is called a nodosity.
"Manual of American Grape-Growing" by U. P. Hedrick