from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The fact, state, or degree of being visible.
  • noun The greatest distance under given weather conditions to which it is possible to see without instrumental assistance.
  • noun The capability of being easily observed.
  • noun The capability of providing a clear, unobstructed view.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state or property of being visible, or perceivable by the eye; perceptibility; the state of being exposed to view; conspicuousness.
  • noun A thing which is visible.

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

  • noun The quality or state of being visible.

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

  • noun uncountable The condition of being visible
  • noun countable The degree to which things may be seen.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun quality or fact or degree of being visible; perceptible by the eye or obvious to the eye
  • noun capability of providing a clear unobstructed view
  • noun degree of exposure to public notice


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