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ar·tic·u·lar

 (är-tĭk′yə-lər)
adj.
Of or relating to a joint or joints: the articular surfaces of bones.

[Middle English articuler, from Latin articulāris, from articulus, small joint; see article.]

ar·tic′u·lar·ly adv.
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articular

(ɑːˈtɪkjʊlə)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to joints or to the structural components in a joint
[C15: from Latin articulāris concerning the joints, from articulus small joint; see article]
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ar•tic•u•lar

(ɑrˈtɪk yə lər)

adj.
of or pertaining to the joints.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Latin articulāris; see article, -ar1]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.articular - relating to or affecting the joints of the bodyarticular - relating to or affecting the joints of the body; "the articular surfaces of bones"; "articular disease"
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Translations

ar·tic·u·lar

a. articular, rel. a las articulaciones.
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articular

adj articular
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Lumbar vertebrae with accessory diarthrodial articular facets, herein referred to as the articulating neural arch, in comparison, have recently been noted in three adult males.