Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Plural form of ility.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • But De Gay knows from experience that soldiers will leave new gadgets behind if they don't help with the "ilities," military parlance for survivability, mobility and lethality.

    Frontlines: Greetings From Natick, Mass.

  • SOA promises many "- ilities": greater agility, flexibility, and reusability.

    xml's Blinklist.com

  • "ilities" and systemic qualities come to mind such as security, and that's before looking at any detailed breakdown of functional services.

    Sun Bloggers

  • "ilities" and systemic qualities come to mind such as security, and that's before looking at any detailed breakdown of functional services.

    Sun Bloggers

  • It had exceeded all but one of its goals for the “ilities”—reliability, maintainability, availability.

    The Dream Machine

  • Most involved what insiders called the “ilities”—reliability, availability, maintainability—measures of how hard it would be for the Marines to keep the Osprey ready to fly in the field.

    The Dream Machine

  • Most involved what insiders called the “ilities”—reliability, availability, maintainability—measures of how hard it would be for the Marines to keep the Osprey ready to fly in the field.

    The Dream Machine

  • It had exceeded all but one of its goals for the “ilities”—reliability, maintainability, availability.

    The Dream Machine

  • It had exceeded all but one of its goals for the “ilities”—reliability, maintainability, availability.

    The Dream Machine

  • Oh, and BTW, affordability and safety and all those ilities are just guidance.

    Response to Griffin Transition Team Comments - NASA Watch

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.