road·​abil·​i·​ty | \ ˌrō-də-ˈbi-lə-tē How to pronounce roadability (audio) \

Definition of roadability

: the qualities (such as steadiness and balance) desirable in an automobile on the road

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Recent Examples on the Web The off-roadability styling is subtle, without big wheelhouse moldings or aggressive tire treads. Mark Maynard,, "2018 Volvo V90 Cross Country: The nontraditional SUV alternative," 13 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of roadability

1907, in the meaning defined above

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“Roadability.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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