centinody

Centinody

Cen*tin"o*dy\, n. [L. centum a hundred + nodus knot: cf. F. centinode.] (Bot.) A weed with a stem of many joints (Illecebrum verticillatum); also, the Polygonum aviculare or knotgrass.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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