Definition of visibility
1 : the quality or state of being visible
2a : 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 eyeb : capability of being readily noticedc : capability of affording an unobstructed viewd : publicity 2d
3 : a measure of the ability of radiant energy to evoke visual sensation
Examples of visibility in a Sentence
The extra publicity helped to increase the company's visibility.
First Known Use of visibility
VISIBILITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of visibility for English Language Learners
: the ability to see or be seen
: the quality or state of being known to the public
VISIBILITY Defined for Kids
Definition of visibility for Students
: the ability to see or be seen The bad weather caused poor visibility on the roads. Bright clothing increased the hunter's visibility.
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