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  • adj. Having only one joint; said of certain insects.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having but one joint; -- said of certain insects.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To disjoint; put out of joint; luxate.
  • In surgery, to sever the ligamentous connections of at a joint; amputate at a joint: as, to exarticulate the thumb.
  • In zoology, not jointed; not consisting of two or more joints; inarticulate; composed of a single joint, as the antennæ or palpi of certain insects.

Etymologies

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ex- +‎ articulate

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