of or relating to the joints.
of or relating to joints or to the structural components in a joint
from Latin articularis “pertaining to the joints,” from articulus (see articulate (v.)).
articular ar·tic·u·lar (är-tĭk’yə-lər)
Of or relating to a joint or joints.
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. uttered clearly in distinct syllables. capable of speech; not speechless. using language easily and fluently; […]
- Articulated joint
Anatomy. a flexible joint. an artificial appendage, limb, or the like, especially one activated and controlled by a computer, as the mechanical arm of a robot. a device by which two or more sections of a vehicle are linked together so as to allow greater capacity, flexibility of movement, etc.
- Articulated lorry
a tractor-trailer truck.
- Articulated vehicle
noun a large vehicle (esp a lorry) made in two separate sections, a tractor and a trailer, connected by a pivoted bar