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articulation

1. Zoology
a. a joint such as that between bones or arthropod segments
b. the way in which jointed parts are connected
2. Botany the part of a plant at which natural separation occurs, such as the joint between leaf and stem

Articulation

Shapes and surfaces that have joints or segments which subdivide the area or elements; the joints or members add scale and rhythm to an otherwise plain surface.

articulation

[är‚tik·yə′lā·shən]
(anatomy)
(botany)
A joint between two parts of a plant that can separate spontaneously.
(communications)
The percentage of speech units understood correctly by a listener in a communications system; it generally applies to unrelated words, as in code messages, in distinction to intelligibility.
(control systems)
The manner and actions of joining components of a robot with connecting parts or links that allow motion.
(invertebrate zoology)
A joint between rigid parts of an animal body, such as the segments of an appendage in insects.
(physiology)
The act of enunciating speech.
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The five span equivalents for the memory tasks and average articulation time over four trials were intercorrelated.
4) Consequently, while this study includes the articulation of arts and science, business (as opposed to applied business), and related two-year courses of study traditionally designed for transfer, it also considers occupational-technical areas such as applied business, engineering technology, nursing, allied health, criminal justice, human services, and so on, found typically at both community colleges and the four-year degree-granting institutions with two-year programs participating in the survey.
The upper articulation connection is a special hydraulic spring, which is integrated in a very compact space envelope above the articulation between two car body segments.
The quality of articulation was determined according to The Global Articulation Test [9] in each child individually.
Dental hygienists interested in pursuing advanced degrees are encouraged to research transfer articulation agreements prior to choosing an educational program.
Although there is some variation, most research into articulation disorders has concluded that /r/ is the most difficult sound to acquire, followed by sibilants (e.
Articulation markings are confusing because phrase markings and staccatos are used simultaneously.
Articulation III - Inter occlusal record without a centric stop: The centric stop retained was reduced to complete the preparation and a third set of cast articulated with another inter occlusal record.
The high school articulation agreement, for example, makes it possible for many high school students to get community college credit based upon successful completion of courses they take in high school.
This identity of alphabetic symbol has served for centuries to reinforce the very notion of "sameness," and blur the distinctiveness of each articulation.
Articulation has declined during the past 20 years, but the percentage of firms with very large amounts of nonarticulation has also decreased substantially.
M2 EQUITYBITES-21 June 2010-Bridgepoint Education announces signing of new articulation agreements by Ashford University(C)2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.

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