Meaning of “article” - Learner’s Dictionary

article

noun [ C ] uk us /ˈɑːtɪkl/
WRITING

B1 a piece of writing in a magazine, newspaper, etc

OBJECT

an object, especially one of many:

an article of clothing/furniture
GRAMMAR

B1 in grammar, used to mean the words 'the', 'a', or 'an'

→ See also definite article , indefinite article

(Definition of “article” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)