- made clear or distinct: articulated sounds.
- having a joint or joints; jointed: an articulated appendage.
- (of a vehicle) built in sections that are hinged or otherwise connected so as to allow flexibility of movement: an articulated bus; an articulated locomotive.
Origin of articulated
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Word Origin and History for well-articulated
"jointed," 1610s, past participle adjective from articulate (v.). Meaning "made distinct" is from 1855.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Characterized by or having articulations; jointed.
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