noun (inarticulation, s, -)
- (qualifier, uncountable) The state of being inarticulate; inarticulateness.
Etymology: in- + articulation
- 1976, Uma Parameswaran, A Study of Representative Indo-English Novelists, ISBN 0706904109, page 81:
- "The of a fond father in an undemonstrative family setting is brought out admirably..."
- (context, education, US) Any point in the educational system in which the development of the individual is hindered.
- 1937, Fred Engelhardt and Alfred Victor Overn, Secondary Education: Principles and Practices http://books.google.com/books?id=DyraAw_ALUsC, page 124:
- "Another traditional source of is the requirement of an eighth-grade diploma for entrance to high school."
- An inarticulate or underarticulated utterance.
- 2002, Mad Macz, Internet Underground: The Way of the Hacker http://books.google.com/books?id=Q5OHEW8_gysC, page 111:
- "There are some methods of jargonification that became established quite early... These include verb doubling, sound-alike slang, the '-P' convention, overgeneralization, spoken inarticulations, and anthropomorphization."
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