Meaning of visibility

vis•i•bil•i•ty

Pronunciation: (viz"u-bil'i-tē), [key]
— n.
  1. the state or fact of being visible.
  2. the relative ability to be seen under given conditions of distance, light, atmosphere, etc.: low visibility due to fog.
  3. Also calledthe distance at which a given standard object can be seen and identified with the unaided eye.
  4. the ability to give a relatively large range of unobstructed vision: a windshield with good visibility.
  5. legibility (def. 2).
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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