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visibility

noun vis·i·bil·i·ty \ˌvi-zə-ˈbi-lə-tē\

: the ability to see or be seen

: the quality or state of being known to the public

plural vis·i·bil·i·ties

Full Definition of VISIBILITY

1
:  the quality or state of being visible
2
a :  the degree of clearness (as of the atmosphere or ocean); specifically :  the greatest distance through the atmosphere toward the horizon at which prominent objects can be identified with the naked eye
b :  capability of being readily noticed
c :  capability of affording an unobstructed view
d :  publicity 2d
3
:  a measure of the ability of radiant energy to evoke visual sensation

Examples of VISIBILITY

  1. The extra publicity helped to increase the company's visibility.

First Known Use of VISIBILITY

15th century
VISIBILITY Defined for Kids

visibility

noun vis·i·bil·i·ty \ˌvi-zə-ˈbi-lə-tē\

Definition of VISIBILITY for Kids

:  the ability to see or be seen <The bad weather caused poor visibility on the roads.> <Bright clothing increased the hunter's visibility.>
Medical Dictionary

visibility

noun vis·i·bil·i·ty \ˌviz-ə-ˈbil-ət-ē\
plural vis·i·bil·i·ties

Medical Definition of VISIBILITY

1
:  the quality or state of being visible
2
:  a measure of the ability of radiant energy to evoke visual sensation

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