Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An isolated point not upon a curve, but whose coordinates satisfy the equation of the curve so that it is considered as belonging to the curve.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An isolated point not upon a curve, but whose co√∂rdinates satisfy the equation of the curve so that it is considered as belonging to the curve.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In mathematics, a double point belonging to a curve, but separated from other real points of the curve.

Etymologies

Latin acus + nodus (Wiktionary)

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