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English definition of “article”

article

noun [C] (LAW)    /ˈɑː.tɪ.kl̩/ US  /ˈɑːr.t̬ɪ-/
a separate part in a written document such as a legal agreement : East and West Germany united under article 23 of the Bonn constitution .Legislation and law-making be doing/in articles UK to be working in a law office while training to be a lawyer Lawyers and legal officialsKnowing and learningTypes of education
(Definition of article noun (LAW) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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