readability

[ree-duh-bil-i-tee]
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noun

Also read·a·ble·ness. the state or quality of being readable.
Typography. the property of type that affects the ease with which printed matter can be read for a sustained period.Compare legibility(def 2).

Origin of readability

First recorded in 1835–45; readable + -ity
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Word Origin and History for readability
n.

1829, from readable + -ity.

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