Adjective "articular" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ɑːˈtɪkjʊlə/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Relating to a joint or the joints.
  1. 'This process puts greater stress on the articular cartilage of the vertebrae and their respective end plates.'
  2. 'Notice the head of the humerus has a much larger articular surface than the glenoid cavity.'
  3. 'The articular surfaces and biceps tendon attachment were found to be normal.'

Definitions

1. of or relating to the joints.

More examples(as adjective)

"surfaces can be articular."

"membranes can be articular."

"scleriteses can be articular."

"ends can be articular."

"symptoms can be articular."

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Origin

Late Middle English: from Latin articularis, from articulus ‘small connecting part’ (see article).