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Meaning of “accessibility” in the English Dictionary

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accessibilitynoun [U]

 us   /ɪkˈses·əˈbɪl·ɪ·t̬i, æk-/
the ​quality or ​characteristic of something that makes it ​possible to ​approach, ​enter, or use it: Touch-screen ​votingmachinesmeet the ​requirements for accessibility to ​people with ​disabilities. Accessibility is one of the most ​importantaspects of ​textualanalysis.
(Definition of accessibility from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"accessibility" in Business English

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accessibilitynoun [U]

uk   us   /əkˌsesəˈbɪləti/
the ​ability to get something easily: We ​aim to ​improve the accessibility of our ​service to young ​people. Features have been ​added to ​enhance the accessibility of the ​website.
the ​ability to ​reach or ​enter a ​place or ​building: The new ​officesprovide better accessibility for wheelchairs.
the fact of a ​person being ​willing to see ​people and of being ​friendly and ​easy to ​talk to: He is known for his accessibility and ​personal involvement in the ​day-to-dayrunning of the ​business.
(Definition of accessibility from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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