[ahr-tik-yuh-ley-shuh n] /ɑrˌtɪk yəˈleɪ ʃən/
an act or the process of articulating:
the articulation of a form; the articulation of a new thought.
the act of jointing.
a jointed state or formation; a joint.
Anatomy, Zoology. a joint, as the joining or juncture of bones or of the movable segments of an arthropod.
a measure of the effectiveness of a telephonic transmission system in reproducing speech comprehensibly, expressed as the percentage of speech units uttered that is correctly understood.
the act or process of speaking or expressing in words
the act or the state of being jointed together
the form or manner in which something is jointed
(botany) the part of a plant at which natural separation occurs, such as the joint between leaf and stem
a joint or jointing
early 15c., “a joint or joining; setting of bones,” from Old French articulation, from Medieval Latin articulationem (nominative articulatio) “separation into joints,” noun of action from past participle stem of articulare “to separate (meat) into joints,” also “to utter distinctly,” from articulus, diminutive of artus “joint” (see article).
articulation ar·tic·u·la·tion (är-tĭk’yə-lā’shən)
[blok] /blɒk/ noun 1. a solid mass of wood, stone, etc., usually with one or more flat or approximately flat faces. 2. a hollow masonry building unit of cement, terra cotta, etc.: a wall made of concrete blocks. 3. one of a set of cube-shaped pieces of wood, plastic, or the like, used as a […]
[reb-oh-uh nt] /ˈrɛb oʊ ənt/ adjective 1. resounding or reverberating loudly.
[bawrd, bohrd] /bɔrd, boʊrd/ noun 1. a piece of wood sawed thin, and of considerable length and breadth compared with the thickness. 2. a flat slab of wood or other material for some specific purpose: a cutting board. 3. a sheet of wood, cardboard, paper, etc., with or without markings, for some special use, as […]
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