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intelligibility Line breaks: in|tel¦li¦gi|bil¦ity
Pronunciation: /ɪnˌtɛlɪdʒɪˈbɪlɪti/

Definition of intelligibility in English:


[mass noun]
The state or quality of being intelligible: being able to see a speaker can improve intelligibility
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  • They vary in clarity, intelligibility, accessibility of writing, and in the quality of their observations, conclusions, and recommendations.
  • The result is reduced clarity and intelligibility.
  • The idea that accent determines intellect is totally bogus, and mistakes intelligibility for intelligence.
comprehensibility, ease of understanding, accessibility, digestibility, user-friendliness;
lucidity, lucidness, clarity, clearness, coherence, transparency, plainness, simplicity, perspicuity, explicitness, precision, lack of ambiguity, unambiguity

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