Definitions of articulation

  1. ( anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton ( especially if the articulation allows motion)
  2. the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
  3. the aspect of pronunciation that involves bringing articulatory organs together so as to shape the sounds of speech
  4. expressing in coherent verbal form; " the articulation of my feelings"; " I gave voice to my feelings"
  5. A joint or juncture between bones in the skeleton.
  6. The connection of the parts of a plant by joints, as in pods.
  7. One of the nodes or joints, as in cane and maize.
  8. 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.
  9. The act of putting together with a joint or joints; any meeting of parts in a joint.
  10. The state of being jointed; connection of parts.
  11. The utterance of the elementary sounds of a language by the appropriate movements of the organs, as in pronunciation; as, a distinct articulation.
  12. A sound made by the vocal organs; an articulate utterance or an elementary sound, esp. a consonant.
  13. The act of speaking distinctly; a distinct utterance; a joint between bones; the point of separation of parts of a plant.
  14. A joining, as of the bones: distinct utterance: a consonant.
  15. Connection by a joint; distinct utterance.
  16. A jointing together; joint.
  17. 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.
  18. Distinct pronunciation; a joint.
  19. A joint, between bones or segments, or segments of a stem.