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n. a paragraph or section of any writing such as each portion of a will, corporate charter (articles of incorporation), or different sections of a statute.

article

(Commodity), noun effect, item, lifeless obbect, material, material object, matter, object, particular obbect, res, subject, substance, thing

article

(Distinct section of a writing), noun chapter, clause, contractual clause, division, item, portion, proviso, res, section, subject, term of reference
Associated concepts: article in a statute, paragraph of a statute, subdivision of a statute

article

(Precept), noun canon, caput, condicio, diccated term, dogma, mandate, maxim, principle, rubric, set of terms, tenet
Associated concepts: articles of incorporation
See also: chapter, clause, condition, division, instrument, item, law, member, narrative, pandect, particular, product, report, story, subheading, title, tool

article

a clause or section in a written document such as a treaty, contract or statute.
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Yet I can't help being impressed by this," and, having found the article in the magazine to which he referred, he handed it to his chum.
exclaimed the breathless woman, tearing the lighter articles of dress from her person with ill-directed and trembling fingers; "take all, but give me my babe
In this situation the articles were formally agreed to, and signed; and the Indians told us it was customary with them, on such occasions, for two Indians to shake hands with every white-man in the treaty, as an evidence of entire friendship.
As for ornamental articles of furniture, we recollect but two, if such they may be called.
It had been intended, there could be no doubt, as an ornamental article of dress; but how it was to be worn, or what rank, honour, and dignity, in by-past times, were signified by it, was a riddle which (so evanescent are the fashions of the world in these particulars) I saw little hope of solving.
Well, Tom's got the real article, if ever a fellow had," rejoined the other.
My power was colossal; and it was not a mere name, as such things have generally been, it was the genuine article.
and every time I chanced to rake against any article, it seemed to give out thirty-five or thirty-six times more noise than it would have done in the daytime.
But because the reader may be curious to have some idea of the style and manner of expression peculiar to that people, as well as to know the article upon which I recovered my liberty, I have made a translation of the whole instrument, word for word, as near as I was able, which I here offer to the public.
Could that which procures a freer vent for the products of the earth, which furnishes new incitements to the cultivation of land, which is the most powerful instrument in increasing the quantity of money in a state -- could that, in fine, which is the faithful handmaid of labor and industry, in every shape, fail to augment that article, which is the prolific parent of far the greatest part of the objects upon which they are exerted?
He found his father's manifesto in one column; and in another a leading article.
At last a long article appeared, on the 7th of October, in the bulletin of the Royal Geographical Society, which treated the question from every point of view, and demonstrated the utter folly of the enterprise.