articulation articulation  /ˌɑr tɪk jə ˈleɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the aspect of pronunciation that involves bringing articulatory organs together so as to shape the sounds of speech
  2. (n) the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
  3. (n) expressing in coherent verbal form
  4. (n) (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion)
  5. (n) the act of joining things in such a way that motion is possible

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Usage(s):

  1. Her extensive experience, articulation, knowledge and strong mannerism really makes her an excellent candidate for the presidential race.
  2. A year and a half ago, there wasn't a satisfying articulation of what the mission of the company was.
  3. Over the years he has repeatedly complained about the damage inflicted on the Nabokov name in its passage through foreign ports of articulation.

News

  • Saint Joseph’s University Partners with Harrisburg Area Community College

    As part of a new articulation agreement, Saint Joseph’s University (SJU) is proud to offer students of Harrisburg Area Community College a 10% tuition reduction toward the online Bachelor of Science in Professional and Liberal Studies (PLS). The agreement helps minimize course duplication and enables students to make a seamless transfer of credits into SJU’s undergraduate degree-completion ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "This thing about 'it's more about political positioning than a clear articulation of policy plans,' that's this guy's language," Goolsbee said of DeMora.
    on Mar 2, 2008 By: Austan Goolsbee Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "The people in the crowd aren't voters," Obama said, "so in that sense its not designed to get them to the polls. You know, its not a political rally. Hopefully it will be viewed as a substantive articulation of the relationship I'd like to...
    on Jul 24, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News

  3. "I_think with the exception of what we experienced with illegal blockades in eastern Ontario, I think it has been a good day," said Minister of Indian Affairs Jim Prentice. "It's been a good day for democracy and for the articulation of a...
    on Jun 29, 2007 By: Jim Prentice Source: Canada.com

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