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"visibility" in British English

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visibilitynoun [U]

uk   /ˌvɪz.əˈbɪl.ə.ti/  us   /ˌvɪz.əˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/
how ​clearlyobjects can be ​seen, or how ​far you can ​seeclearly, usually because of the ​weatherconditions: Blowing ​snow made for poor visibility on the ​roads last ​night.
the ​degree to which something is ​seen by the ​public: The ​increasing visibility of the city's ​poor and ​homeless has ​forced the ​council into taking ​action.
(Definition of visibility from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"visibility" in American English

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visibilitynoun [U]

 us   /ˌvɪz·əˈbɪl·ɪ·t̬i/
the ​degree to which ​objects that are ​far away can be ​seenoutside, as ​influenced by ​weatherconditions: There will be ​reduced visibility because of the ​fog.
(Definition of visibility from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"visibility" in Business English

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visibilitynoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌvɪzəˈbɪləti/
the degree to which something is seen or known about: The ​merger will give us a high ​level of visibility ​internationally. The ​companywants a ​site with high visibility.
ACCOUNTING the degree to which a company’s ​accounts give a complete and ​accurate view of its ​financialsituation: Our ​accountingsoftware gives you the visibility you need to ​measureprojectperformanceaccurately.
(Definition of visibility from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “visibility”
in Arabic رُؤية…
in Korean 가시성…
in Portuguese visibilidade…
in Catalan visibilitat…
in Japanese 視界…
in Chinese (Simplified) 能见度, 可视度, 可见性…
in Turkish görüş uzaklığı, görüş derecesi…
in Russian видимость…
in Chinese (Traditional) 能見度, 可視度, 可見性…
in Italian visibilità…
in Polish widoczność, widzialność…
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“visibility” in Business English

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