Definition of articulatory in English:

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articulatory

Pronunciation: /ärˈtikyələˌtôrē/

adjective

[attributive]
Relating to the formation of speech sounds.
Example sentences
  • A similar articulatory gesture is used in English in voiced stops, where advancing the tongue root (and/or lowering the larynx) helps to permit voicing to continue despite the oral closure.
  • This idea is associated with the contribution of Laclau and Mouffe, who say: ‘We will call articulation any practice establishing a relation among elements such that their identity is modified as a result of the articulatory practice’.
  • In sentence-picture and picture-picture verification tasks, we examined the effect of an articulatory suppression and a spatial tapping dual task on the encoding of simple spatial relations.

Words that rhyme with articulatory

gesticulatory

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Syllabification: ar·tic·u·la·to·ry

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