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livability

noun liv·abil·i·ty \ˌli-və-ˈbi-lə-tē\

Definition of livability

  1. 1 :  survival expectancy :  viability —used especially of poultry and livestock

  2. 2 :  suitability for human living



1914

First Known Use of livability

1914

Variants of livability

also

liveability

play \ˌli-və-ˈbi-lə-tē\

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