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ɑrˈtɪk yə lərar·tic·u·lar

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. articular, articularyadjective

    relating to or affecting the joints of the body

    "the articular surfaces of bones"; "articular disease"


  1. articularadjective

    Of, at, or relating to the joints of the body.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Articularadjective

    Is, in medicine, an epithet applied to a disease, which more immediately infests the joints. Thus the gout is called morbus articularis.

    Etymology: articularis, Lat. belonging to the joints.


  1. articular

    The articular bone is part of the lower jaw of most vertebrates, including most jawed fish, amphibians, birds and various kinds of reptiles, as well as ancestral mammals.


  1. articular

    Articular refers to anything related to a joint, whether that is a connection between bones or the actual space within the joint itself. It is derived from the Latin word "articulare," which means to divide into joints. It often pertains particularly to facets of bones, capsules, ligaments, and related structures associated with joints.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Articularnoun

    of or pertaining to the joints; as, an articular disease; an articular process

  2. Articularnoun

    alt. of Articulary

  3. Etymology: [L. articularis: cf. F. articulaire. See Article, n.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of articular in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of articular in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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