exarticulate etymology

English word exarticulate comes from English articulate, English ex-

Detailed word origin of exarticulate

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
articulate English (eng) (zoology) An animal of the subkingdom Articulata. (obsolete, of sound) Related to human speech, as distinct from the vocalisation of animals.. Expressed in articles or in separate items or particulars.. Clear, effective. Consisting of segments united by joints. Distinctly marked off. Especially, speaking in a clear or effective manner (anatomy) to form a joint or connect by joints. (music) [...]
ex- English (eng) (biology) Lacking.. Former, but still living (almost always used with a hyphen). Out of. Outside.
exarticulate English (eng) (zoology) Having only one joint; said of certain insects.

Words with the same origin as exarticulate

Descendants of articulate
articulable articulatability articulatable articulative articulator inarticulability inarticulable
Descendants of ex-
elongate exalbuminous exarillate exarticulation exauthorize excaudate excentral excentric exclave excogitare excommune exessive exfetation exorbital exosseous explant exradius exstipellate exstipulate exsuccous extelligence extriangulated extubate microexplant