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connectivity

[kon-ek-tiv-i-tee, kuh-nek‐]
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  1. the state or quality of being connected or connective: the benefits of global connectivity.
  2. Computers. the ability to link to and communicate with other computer systems, electronic devices, software, or the Internet: This laptop has limited connectivity.
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Origin of connectivity

First recorded in 1890–1900
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connectivity

noun
  1. the state of being or being able to be connected
  2. computing the state of being connected to the internet
  3. computing the capacity of a machine or appliance to be connected to other machines, appliances, or facilities
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Word Origin and History for connectivity

n.

1893, from connective + -ity.

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