Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The character of being portable; portability.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality or state of being portable; portability.

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

  • noun The state or quality of being portable; portability.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

portable +‎ -ness.

Examples

  • O Pork! what could campaigners do without thy fatness, thy leanness, thy saltness, thy portableness? '

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 12, No. 70, August, 1863

  • Not to mention that his works have never been condensed into fresh pith and modern portableness by any congenial

    The International Monthly Magazine, Volume 5, No. 1, January, 1852

  • Lorenço Marques, deplored the deceitfulness of riches less bitterly than their non-portableness.

    The Dop Doctor

  • I suspect that system-makers, in general, are not of much more use, each in his own domain, than, in that of Pomona, the old women who tie cherries upon sticks, for the more convenient portableness of the same.

    Selections From the Works of John Ruskin

  • And my disbelief's suspension was only extended when I turned the page to find that, for the exact same price, I could be the lucky owner of the TableTop Photo Studio, the first-ever product to combine the joys of still photography with the wonders of small-portableness.

    The Daily Cardinal Online

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