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a.1.Not articulated; not jointed or connected by a joint.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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"Inarticulated Constituents," Linguistic and Philosophy 25(3): 299-345.
Innovation can be viewed as the application of better solutions that meet new requirements, inarticulated needs, or existing market needs" - Wikipedia.
P." and John Updike's "The Sinister Sex" Whereas Doctorow essentially dismisses Hemingway's characterization of Marita ("She is colorless and largely inarticulated") (19) as well as David's elephant story ("it is bad Hemingway") and concludes that "this cannot be the book Hemingway envisioned" (20), Updike observes that "the book, as finally presented, is something of a miracle, a fresh slant on the old magic ..." (23).
The relationship is largely inarticulated, but the monks use language as a means of persuasion: the younger monk "con lei entro in parole e tanto ando d'una in altra" ("entered in conversation with her, moving from one thing to another" 1.4.6); the abbot, "d'una parola in un'altra procedendo, a aprirle il suo disidero pervenne" ("by proceeding from one subject to the next, eventually disclosed to her his desire" 1.4.17).
She works with, not against, the limits of language as she sets out to explore the grey areas between words and what remains inarticulated. This purpose finds expression in an epigraph where she quotes Andre du Bouchet:
Although the chapter focuses on "the inability to judge whether one encounters the real or a simulated image, original or replica, Self and the Other" (118) most of the cutting-edge postmodern theories (mask-theory, simulation, virtuality, avatars) remain more or less inarticulated. The metaphoric nature of language, on the other hand, is expressed and assessed to a great extent, and it is convincingly argued that Lem's works often self-reflexively parody (or mirror) themselves and the genre, therefore these stories might be taken to be satirical science fiction parodies or self-parodies.