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trafficability

[traf-i-kuh-bil-i-tee] /ˌtræf ɪ kəˈbɪl ɪ ti/
noun
1.
the condition of soil or terrain with regard to its being traveled over, as by people, vehicles, or machinery.
2.
the skill of maneuvering over a terrain.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; trafficable + -ity
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  • Slopes can also affect the stability of the lander, rover deployment and trafficability, and power generation.
  • Physical stabilization refers to improved engineering properties such as bearing capacity, trafficability, and permeability.
  • trafficability of the surface to roving vehicles and astronauts on foot should be evaluated.
  • The ease of application depends on the trafficability of the site and the depth of contamination.

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