What does visibility mean?

Definitions for visibilityˌvɪz əˈbɪl ɪ ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word visibility.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. visibility, visibleness(noun)

    quality or fact or degree of being visible; perceptible by the eye or obvious to the eye

    "low visibility caused by fog"

  2. visibility, profile(noun)

    degree of exposure to public notice

    "that candidate does not have sufficient visibility to win an election"

  3. visibility(noun)

    capability of providing a clear unobstructed view

    "a windshield with good visibility"


  1. visibility(Noun)

    The condition of being visible

  2. visibility(Noun)

    The degree to which things may be seen.

    The visibility from that angle was good

Webster Dictionary

  1. Visibility(noun)

    the quality or state of being visible

  2. Origin: [L. visibilitas: cf. F. visibilit.]


  1. Visibility

    In meteorology, visibility is a measure of the distance at which an object or light can be clearly discerned. It is reported within surface weather observations and METAR code either in meters or statute miles, depending upon the country. Visibility affects all forms of traffic: roads, sailing and aviation. Meteorological visibility refers to transparency of air: in dark, meteorological visibility is still the same as in daylight for the same air.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of visibility in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of visibility in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Josef Aschbacher:

    That means there can be periods of 45 to 90 minutes from the visibility of one station to another.

  2. Kenneth Watson:

    As a coalition, we have to have visibility on assets and we have no visibility with a manual-based system.

  3. Carissa Etienne:

    Fumigation has high visibility -- high political visibility -- but we are not sure that it really is extremely effective in fighting the Aedes aegypti mosquito.

  4. Klaus Richter:

    In automotive you find a lot of visibility and predictable demand for the supply chain to enable them to have a very high utilisation of capacity and adapt early on.

  5. Josef Aschbacher:

    Currently, a satellite downloads the data that it acquires whenever it is within view of one of four ground stations on earth, that means there can be periods of 45 to 90 minutes from the visibility of one station to another.

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