gradeability

[ grey-duh-bil-i-tee ]
/ ˌgreɪ dəˈbɪl ɪ ti /

noun Transportation.


Nearby words

  1. grade point,
  2. grade point average,
  3. grade school,
  4. grade separation,
  5. grade-schooler,
  6. graded post,
  7. gradeflation,
  8. gradely,
  9. grademark,
  10. grader

gradability

or grade·a·bil·i·ty

[ grey-duh-bil-i-tee ]
/ ˌgreɪ dəˈbɪl ɪ ti /

noun Transportation.

a measure of a truck's pulling power expressed as the steepest grade the truck can climb with a full load.
Compare grade(def 9).

Origin of gradability

First recorded in 1950–55; grade + -ability

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