Definition of articular in English:

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articular

Pronunciation: /ärˈtikyələr/

adjective

[attributive]
Relating to a joint or the joints: articular cartilage
More example sentences
  • The articular cartilage that lines joints is tough and resilient.
  • This process puts greater stress on the articular cartilage of the vertebrae and their respective end plates.
  • The articular surfaces and biceps tendon attachment were found to be normal.

Origin

Late Middle English: from Latin articularis, from articulus 'small connecting part' (see article).

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Syllabification: ar·tic·u·lar

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