Associations to the word «Articulation»


ARTICULATION, noun. (countable or uncountable) A joint or the collection of joints at which something is articulated, or hinged, for bending.
ARTICULATION, noun. (countable) A manner or method by which elements of a system are connected.
ARTICULATION, noun. (uncountable) The quality, clarity or sharpness of speech.
ARTICULATION, noun. (music) (uncountable) The manner in which something is articulated (tongued, slurred or bowed).
ARTICULATION, noun. (accounting) The interrelation and congruence of the flow of data between financial statements of an entity, especially between the income statement and balance sheet.

Dictionary definition

ARTICULATION, noun. The aspect of pronunciation that involves bringing articulatory organs together so as to shape the sounds of speech.
ARTICULATION, noun. The shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made.
ARTICULATION, noun. Expressing in coherent verbal form; "the articulation of my feelings"; "I gave voice to my feelings".
ARTICULATION, noun. (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion).
ARTICULATION, noun. The act of joining things in such a way that motion is possible.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.