articulatory

adjective
ar·​tic·​u·​la·​to·​ry | \ är-ˈti-kyə-lə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce articulatory (audio) \

Definition of articulatory

: of or relating to articulation

First Known Use of articulatory

1790, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for articulatory

articulate entry 2 + -ory entry 2

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“Articulatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/articulatory. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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articulatory

adjective
ar·​tic·​u·​la·​to·​ry | \ är-ˈtik-yə-lə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr- How to pronounce articulatory (audio) \

Medical Definition of articulatory

: of or relating to articulation paralysis of the articulatory muscles— Josephine Semmes

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