legibleness

legibility

[lej-uh-bil-i-tee]
noun
1.
Also, legibleness. the state or quality of being legible.
2.
Also called visibility. Typography. the quality of type that affects the perceptibility of a word, line, or paragraph of printed matter. Compare readability ( def 2 ).

Origin:
1670–80; legible + -ity

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legible (ˈlɛdʒəbəl)
 
adj
1.  (of handwriting, print, etc) able to be read or deciphered
2.  able to be discovered; discernible
 
[C14: from Late Latin legibilis, from Latin legere to read]
 
legi'bility
 
n
 
'legibleness
 
n
 
'legibly
 
adv

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