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articulation

[ ahr-tik-yuh-ley-shuhn ]
/ ɑrˌtɪk yəˈleɪ ʃən /
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noun
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Origin of articulation

1400–50; late Middle English articulacio(u)n<Middle French <Latin articulātiōn-, stem of articulātiō.See articulate, -ion

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British Dictionary definitions for articulation

articulation
/ (ɑːˌtɪkjʊˈleɪʃən) /

noun

Derived forms of articulation

articulatory, adjective
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Scientific definitions for articulation

articulation
[ är-tĭk′yə-lāshən ]

The arrangement of parts connected by joints.
A fixed or movable joint between bones.
A movable joint between inflexible parts of the body of an animal, as the divisions of an appendage in arthropods.
A joint between two separable parts, as a leaf and a stem.
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