Definitions for legibleˈlɛdʒ ə bəl

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  1. legible(adj)

    (of handwriting, print, etc.) capable of being read or deciphered

    "legible handwriting"

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  1. legible(Adjective)

    Being clear enough to be read, readable, particularly for handwriting.

  2. Origin: From legibilis.

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  1. Legible(adj)

    capable of being read or deciphered; distinct to the eye; plain; -- used of writing or printing; as, a fair, legible manuscript

  2. Legible(adj)

    capable of being discovered or understood by apparent marks or indications; as, the thoughts of men are often legible in their countenances

  3. Origin: [L. legibilis, fr. legere to read: cf. OF. legible. See Legend.]

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