articulated

adjective ar·tic·u·lat·ed \ -ˌlā-təd \

Definition of articulated

of a vehicle
: having a hinge or pivot connection especially to allow negotiation of sharp turns
  • articulated lorry
  • articulated bus

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First Known Use of articulated

1884

in the meaning defined above

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ARTICULATED Defined for English Language Learners

articulated

Definition of articulated for English Language Learners

  • : connected by a joint

  • of a vehicle : having a front section connected to a large back section by means of a hinge or a joint that allows sharp turns



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