discriminability

noun
dis·​crim·​i·​na·​bil·​i·​ty | \ di-ˌskri-mə-nə-ˈbi-lə-tē How to pronounce discriminability (audio) \
plural discriminabilities

Definition of discriminability

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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/discriminability. Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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discriminability

noun
dis·​crim·​i·​na·​bil·​i·​ty | \ dis-ˌkrim-ə-nə-ˈbil-ət-ē How to pronounce discriminability (audio) \
plural discriminabilities

Medical Definition of discriminability

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

Other Words from discriminability

discriminable \ -​ˈkrim-​ə-​nə-​bəl How to pronounce discriminable (audio) \ adjective

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