['ɑːtɪk(ə)l] or ['ɑrtɪkl]
(noun.) one of a class of artifacts; 'an article of clothing'.
(noun.) nonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication.
(noun.) (grammar) a determiner that may indicate the specificity of reference of a noun phrase.
(noun.) a separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will).
(verb.) bind by a contract; especially for a training period.
(n.) A distinct portion of an instrument, discourse, literary work, or any other writing, consisting of two or more particulars, or treating of various topics; as, an article in the Constitution. Hence: A clause in a contract, system of regulations, treaty, or the like; a term, condition, or stipulation in a contract; a concise statement; as, articles of agreement.
(n.) A literary composition, forming an independent portion of a magazine, newspaper, or cyclopedia.
(n.) Subject; matter; concern; distinct.
(n.) A distinct part.
(n.) A particular one of various things; as, an article of merchandise; salt is a necessary article.
(n.) Precise point of time; moment.
(n.) One of the three words, a, an, the, used before nouns to limit or define their application. A (or an) is called the indefinite article, the the definite article.
(n.) One of the segments of an articulated appendage.
(n.) To formulate in articles; to set forth in distinct particulars.
(n.) To accuse or charge by an exhibition of articles.
(n.) To bind by articles of covenant or stipulation; as, to article an apprentice to a mechanic.
(v. i.) To agree by articles; to stipulate; to bargain; to covenant.
n. . Part, portion, branch, member, clause, item, particular, count, point.. Term, stipulation, provision, condition, covenant.. Thing, substance, commodity.. (Gram.) Definitive adjective.
n. a separate element member or part of anything: a particular substance: a single clause or term: a distinct point in an agreement or an agreement looked at as complete as in 'articles of apprenticeship ' &c.: rules or conditions generally: a section of any document: a literary composition in a journal newspaper encyclopéŽ‘ia &c. treating of a subject distinctly and independently: (gram.) the name given to the adjectives the (definite article) and a or an (indefinite article).—v.t. to draw up or bind by articles: to indict charge with specific accusations: bind by articles of apprenticeship.—adj. Artic′ular belonging to the joints.—Articles of association regulations for the business of a joint-stock company registered under the Companies Acts; Articles of faith binding statement of points held by a particular Church; Articles of war code of regulations for the government and discipline of the army and navy.—In the article of death (L. in articulo mortis) at the point of death.—Lords of the Articles a standing committee of the Scottish parliament who drafted the measures to be submitted.—The Thirty-nine Articles the articles of religious belief finally agreed upon by the entire bishops and clergy of the Church of England in 1562.
- In this place I will print an article which I wrote for the New York Herald the night we arrived. 马克·吐温. 傻子出国记.
- No sooner does an article become extensively used than a machine is made for turning it out automatically. Edward W. Byrn. 十九世纪发明进展.
- Well-seasoned timber is an expensive article, sir; and all the iron handles come, by canal, from Birmingham. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 雾都孤儿.
- Why do not you article yourself then to a baker of it, I observed, and so pay some of your debts? 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- I do not mean the genuine article, but all men are slaves more or less, if they don't follow my mode of life. 弗格斯·休姆. 奇幻岛.
- She casually dropped a remark about having arranged to fetch some article or other. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- As he took each article from the walls, he placed it in a pile in the center of the room. 埃德加·赖斯·巴勒斯. 人猿泰山.
- All the signs visible--signs which told that the paint had been smeared by some loose article of somebody's dress touching it in going by. 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- He would then commence his purchases, paying for each article separately, as he got it. 尤利西斯·格兰特. U．S．格兰特的个人回忆录.
- Fanny was by this time crying so bitterly that, angry as he was, he would not press that article farther. 简·奥斯汀. 曼斯菲尔德庄园.
- Ingenious forms of hand-operated ironing machines for turning over and ironing the edges of collars, and other articles, are in successful use. 威廉·亨利·杜利特. 世纪发明.
- Fish is one of the principal articles with which the North Americans trade to Spain, Portugal, and the Mediterranean. 亚当·斯密. 国富论.
- The newspapers had previously published articles showing the unusual capacity and performance of the battery, and public interest had thus been greatly awakened. 弗兰克·刘易斯·戴尔. 爱迪生的生平和发明.
- I copied as quickly as I could, but at nine o'clock I had only done nine articles, and it seemed hopeless for me to attempt to catch my train. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯回忆录.
- It is curious to note that this law against the imitation of silver, which really dated from the fifteenth century, made a special exception to articles made for the Church. 佚名. 神奇的知识之书.
- It consists chiefly of the four following articles. 亚当·斯密. 国富论.
- But these distinctions and definitions are faulty in very considerable articles. 戴维·休谟. 人性论.
- These articles were brought to me by Skyresh Bolgolam in person attended by two under-secretaries, and several persons of distinction. 乔纳森·斯威夫特. 格列佛游记.
- I saw the rooms that I was never to see again; here, a door half open; there, a door closed; all the articles of furniture around. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- I did not know whether either of these articles would be accepted: probably they would not; but I must try. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 简·爱.
- Going to be articled. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- It's some time since I was articled, but the payment of that hundred pounds was a great pull. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 大卫·科波菲尔.
- Articled clerks have been in the habit of fleshing their legal wit upon it. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- Articled clerks go a good deal on the water. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- Is this young gentleman one of the 'prentices or articled ones of your office? 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- I was articled to Spenlow and Jorkins. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 大卫·科波菲尔.
- Kenge and Carboy in the same category with Mr. Badger, I asked him when he intended to be articled in Lincoln's Inn. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.