Definitions of articulation

  1. (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if the articulation allows motion) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. the act of joining things in such a way that motion is possible Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the aspect of pronunciation that involves bringing articulatory organs together so as to shape the sounds of speech Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. expressing in coherent verbal form; "the articulation of my feelings"; "I gave voice to my feelings" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. A joint or juncture between bones in the skeleton. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. The connection of the parts of a plant by joints, as in pods. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. One of the nodes or joints, as in cane and maize. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. One of the parts intercepted between the joints; also, a subdivision into parts at regular or irregular intervals as a result of serial intermission in growth, as in the cane, grasses, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. The act of putting together with a joint or joints; any meeting of parts in a joint. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. The state of being jointed; connection of parts. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. The utterance of the elementary sounds of a language by the appropriate movements of the organs, as in pronunciation; as, a distinct articulation. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. A sound made by the vocal organs; an articulate utterance or an elementary sound, esp. a consonant. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. The act of speaking distinctly; a distinct utterance; a joint between bones; the point of separation of parts of a plant. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15. 1. Articulation, joint. 2. Articulation, speech. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  16. 1. A jointing or connecting together loosely so as to allow of motion between the parts. 2. The fitting of an artificial tooth in its proper position in the dental arch. 3. A joint. 4. Distinct connected speech; enunciation. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  17. A joint; distinct speech. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  18. A joining, as of the bones: distinct utterance: a consonant. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  19. Connection by a joint; distinct utterance. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  20. The utterance of articulate sounds; enunciation; an articulate sound. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  21. A jointing together; joint. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  22. The act of articulating; distinct utterance; a consonant, as representing the contact of two organs of speech; the joining or juncture of the bones; the connection of the parts of a plant by joints; also, the knots or joints, as in cane. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  23. Distinct pronunciation; a joint. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  24. A joint, between bones or segments, or segments of a stem. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  25. [Latin] A joint between bones or segments, or between segments of a stem. na
  26. [Latin] The act of joining together; particularly the act of joining vocal sounds so as to form syllables, words and phrases. na
  27. [Latin] See joint. na
  28. Act, mode, of jointing; joint; articulate utterance, speech; consonant. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  29. A joint or arthrosis. American pocket medical dictionary.
  30. Enunciation of words and sentences. American pocket medical dictionary.
  31. A joint whether movable or not; the union of any two segments of an animal body through the intervention of a structure or structures different from both; most commonly limited to the connection existing between contiguous bones or cartilages. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  32. The act of putting the bones of a skeleton together properly. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  33. Distinct connected speech. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  34. [L.] (Anat.) The joinings of bones. (Bot.) The connexion of the parts of a plant by joints ; e.g. grasses, canes. See Node. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  35. n. Junction of the bones of a skeleton; –connection of the parts of a plant; –utterance of the elementary sounds of a language. Cabinet Dictionary
  36. The juncture, or joint of bones; the act of forming words; in botany, the joints in plants. Complete Dictionary