Definition of Articulative

1. Adjective. Of or relating to articulation. "Articulatory phonetics"

Exact synonyms: Articulatory
Derivative terms: Articulate, Articulate, Articulate
Partainyms: Articulation, Articulation

Definition of Articulative

1. a. Of or pertaining to articulation.

Definition of Articulative

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to articulation. ¹

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Definition of Articulative

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Articulative

articulationes interphalangeae pedis
articulationes intertarseae
articulationes manus
articulationes membri inferioris liberi
articulationes membri superioris liberi
articulationes metacarpophalangeae
articulationes metatarsophalangeae
articulationes ossiculorum auditus
articulationes pedis
articulationes sternocostales
articulationes tarsometatarseae
articulationes zygapophyseales
articulations of foot
articulations of hand
articulative (current term)
articulatory system

Literary usage of Articulative

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Science of Speech by Alexander Melville Bell (1897)
"articulative Impulse. Speech uses very little breath. The throat-passage in the glottis is contracted to a mere fissure in the formation of voice; ..."

2. Analytic Elocution; Containing Studies, Theoretical and Practical, of by James Edward Murdoch (1884)
"articulative EXERCISES ox THE VARIOUS SUBTONIC AND ATOXIC ELEMENTS, IN COMBINATION OF CONSECUTIVE LANGUAGE. •• There, on /<eds of violets /lue( Aii'l fre. ..."

3. The Diagnosis of nervous diseases by James Purves-Stewart (1908)
"Articulation may be impaired as a result of paralysis of any of the motor nerves or nuclei supplying the articulative muscles. ..."

4. An Analysis of the French Orthography; Or, The True Principles of the French by Sauseuil (Jean-Nicolas), Jean Nicolas Jouin de Sauseuill (1772)
"... Mono/is is of the articulative tribe , and ... of the vocal tribe , is the Mono- Jtm i, and the third, of the articulative tribe, ..."

5. A Text-book on Nervous Diseases by Francis Xavier Dercum (1895)
"Conceptual aphasia : Complete verbal amnesia, Incomplete verbal amnesia (articulative amnesia), Literal amnesia (amnesia for written language), ..."

6. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by Philadelphia Neurological Society, American Neurological Association, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association (1906)
"He lacked the mental conception of articulative movements for vocalization and whispering. In the hypnotic state, in which I appeared to have him at one ..."

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