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One entry found for nodule.
Main Entry: nod·ule
Pronunciation: primarystressnäj-(secondarystress)ü(schwa)l
Function: noun
1 : a small rounded mass <manganese nodules on the ocean floor>
2 : a swelling on the root of a plant of the legume family that contains nitrogen-fixing bacteria
- nod·u·lar /primarystressnäj-schwa-lschwar/ adjective

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