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human immunodeficiency virusthe virus that causes acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS); it replicates in and kills the helper T cells
echinoderm familya family of echinoderms
echinoderm genusa genus of echinoderms
Echinodermataradially symmetrical marine invertebrates including e.g. starfish and sea urchins and sea cucumbers
phylum Echinodermataradially symmetrical marine invertebrates including e.g. starfish and sea urchins and sea cucumbers
echinodermmarine invertebrates with tube feet and calcite-covered five-part radially symmetrical bodies
anodea positively charged electrode by which electrons leave an electrical device
anodethe negatively charged terminal of a voltaic cell or storage battery that supplies current
node(computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network
melanodermaabnormally dark skin caused by increased deposits of melatonin
nodeany bulge or swelling of an anatomical structure or part
sinoatrial nodea specialized bit of heart tissue that controls the heartbeat
SA nodea specialized bit of heart tissue that controls the heartbeat
atrioventricular nodea node of specialized heart muscle located in the septal wall of the right atrium; receives impulses from the sinoatrial node and transmits them to atrioventricular bundle
lymph nodethe source of lymph and lymphocytes
nodethe source of lymph and lymphocytes
axillary nodeany of the lymph glands of the armpit; fights infections in the neck and chest and arm regions
Ranvier's nodessmall gaps in the myelin sheath of medullated axons
nodes of Ranviersmall gaps in the myelin sheath of medullated axons
ascending nodethe point at which an orbit crosses the ecliptic plane going north
node(astronomy) a point where an orbit crosses a plane
node(physics) the point of minimum displacement in a periodic system
antinode(physics) the point of maximum displacement in a periodic system
descending nodethe point at which an orbit crosses the ecliptic plane going south
internodea segment of a stem between two nodes