discriminability

noun dis·crim·i·na·bil·i·ty \ -ˌkri-mə-nə-ˈbi-lə-tē \

Definition of discriminability

plural discriminabilities
1 : the quality of being discriminable
2 : the ability to discriminate

First Known Use of discriminability

circa 1901

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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discriminability

noun dis·crim·i·na·bil·i·ty \ dis-ˌkrim-ə-nə-ˈbil-ət-ē \

medical Definition of discriminability

plural discriminabilities
1 : the quality of being distinguishable
  • the discriminability of two stimuli
2 : the ability to distinguish between different stimuli
  • loss of discriminability for blue-yellow differences

discriminable

play \-ˈkrim-ə-nə-bəl\ adjective

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