UK [ɑː(r)ˈtɪkjʊˌleɪtɪd] / US [ɑrˈtɪkjuleɪtɪd] adjective British
an articulated vehicle has two or more parts that are connected so that they can move in different directions at the same time

an articulated lorry

English dictionary. 2014.

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  • articulated — articulated; un·articulated; bi·articulated; …   English syllables

  • Articulated — Ar*tic u*la ted, a. 1. United by, or provided with, articulations; jointed; as, an articulated skeleton. [1913 Webster] 2. Produced, as a letter, syllable, or word, by the organs of speech; pronounced. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • articulated — index nuncupative, oral Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • articulated — (adj.) jointed, 1610s, pp. adjective from ARTICULATE (Cf. articulate) (v.). Meaning made distinct is from 1855 …   Etymology dictionary

  • articulated — integrated, concatenated (see under INTEGRATE) Analogous words: united, joined, connected, linked, related (see JOIN): organized, systematized, methodized, ordered (see ORDER vb) Contrasted words: dissected, resolved, analyzed (see ANALYZE):… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • articulated — /ahr tik yeuh lay tid/, adj. 1. made clear or distinct: articulated sounds. 2. having a joint or joints; jointed: an articulated appendage. 3. (of a vehicle) built in sections that are hinged or otherwise connected so as to allow flexibility of… …   Universalium

  • Articulated — (Е) Articulated 8. Стрела фиксированной длины Стрела с фиксированной рабочей длиной, которую можно менять путем добавления или снятия промежуточных секций, но которая не может быть изменена в период выполнения рабочего цикла Источник: ГОСТ 27552… …   Словарь-справочник терминов нормативно-технической документации

  • articulated — Jointed. An articulated rod is made of two sections with a moveable joint which permits its shape to go from perfectly straight to right angle. Also see articulated bus articulated truck …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • articulated — adjective Date: 1899 of a vehicle having a hinge or pivot connection especially to allow negotiation of sharp turns < articulated lorry > < articulated bus > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • articulated — adjective a) Constructed with one or more pivoted joints which allow bending of an otherwise rigid structure. b) Specifically, describes a vehicle with such joints, e.g. an articulated lorry, articulated bus, or certain kinds of streetcars and… …   Wiktionary

  • articulated — ar|tic|u|lat|ed [ ar tıkjuleıtıd ] adjective BRITISH an articulated vehicle has two or more parts that are connected so they can move in different directions at the same time: an articulated lorry …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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