COBUILD Advanced British English Dictionary1. uncount nounArticulation is the action of producing a sound or word clearly, in speech or music. [formal] ⇒ ...a singer able to sustain a full tone and clear articulation over extremely long periods.2. uncount nounThe articulation of an idea or feeling is the expression of it, especially in words. [formal] [+ of] ⇒ This was seen as a way of restricting women's articulation of grievances.3. uncount noun [usu N of n]The articulation of a structure or system is the way in which its different parts or elements are connected. [formal] ⇒ Capitalist social formations reflect the interaction, or articulation, of different modes of production.