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Meaning of "confusability" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONFUSABILITY

confusability  [kənˌfjuːzəˈbɪlətɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONFUSABILITY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Confusability is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CONFUSABILITY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of confusability in the English dictionary

The definition of confusability in the dictionary is ability to be confused.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONFUSABILITY


applicability
əˌplɪkəˈbɪlətɪ
combustibility
kəmˌbʌstəˈbɪlətɪ
comprehensibility
ˌkɒmprɪhɛnsəˈbɪlətɪ
controllability
kənˌtrəʊləˈbɪlətɪ
creditability
ˌkrɛdɪtəˈbɪlətɪ
enforceability
ɪnˈfɔːsəˈbɪlətɪ
flammability
ˌflæməˈbɪlətɪ
formability
ˌfɔːməˈbɪlətɪ
inapplicability
ˌɪnəˌplɪkəˈbɪlətɪ
respectability
rɪˌspɛktəˈbɪlətɪ
reusability
ˌriːˌjuːzəˈbɪlətɪ
sociability
ˌsəʊʃəˈbɪlətɪ
suitability
ˌsuːtəˈbɪlətɪ
sustainability
səˌsteɪnəˈbɪlətɪ
tunability
ˌtjuːnəˈbɪlətɪ
unavailability
ˌʌnəˌveɪləˈbɪlətɪ
unreliability
ˌʌnrɪlaɪəˈbɪlətɪ
variability
ˌvɛərɪəˈbɪlətɪ
viability
ˌvaɪəˈbɪlətɪ
vulnerability
ˌvʌlnərəˈbɪlətɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONFUSABILITY

confusable
confuse
confused
confused elderly
confusedly
confusedness
confusible
confusing
confusingly
confusion
confusional
confutable
confutation
confutative
confute
confutement
confuter

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONFUSABILITY

ability
accessibility
availability
capability
compatibility
disability
durability
eligibility
facility
flexibility
functionality
liability
mobility
nobility
possibility
probability
reliability
responsibility
stability
utility
visibility

Synonyms and antonyms of confusability in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «confusability» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONFUSABILITY

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The translations of confusability from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «confusability» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

混淆性
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

posibilidad de confusión
570 millions of speakers

English

confusability
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

confusability
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

confusability
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

схожесть
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

confusability
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

confusability
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

risques de confusion
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kebingungan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Verwechselbarkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

混同
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

confusability
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Confusability
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

confusability
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

confusability
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गोंधळता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

confusability
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

confondibilità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

confusability
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

схожість
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

confusability
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

confusability
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

confusability
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

confusability
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

confusability
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of confusability

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONFUSABILITY»

The term «confusability» is used very little and occupies the 176.154 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONFUSABILITY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «confusability» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «confusability» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about confusability

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONFUSABILITY»

Discover the use of confusability in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to confusability and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Memory: Phenomena, Experiment and Theory
This effect, known as the phonological confusability effect, suggests that a phonological code is the basis on which subjects remember words in an immediate memory task. Conrad's findings were extended by Baddeley (1966a), who showed ...
Alan J. Parkin, 1993
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Perceptual Expertise : Bridging Brain and Behavior: Bridging ...
(2002) tested one case of LBL reading on three-,four-, five-, and six-letter words made up of letters that were high (0.54 or greater) or low in confusability (0.41 or lower). Words of the same length were matched pairwise on lexical frequency, ...
Isabel Gauthier Professor of Psychology Vanderbilt University, Michael Tarr Professor of Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences Brown University, Daniel Bub Professor of Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences Brown University, 2009
3
Morphological Aspects of Language Processing
The data on orthographic confusability of Italian prefixes appear potentially relevant for processing and worthy of experimental investigation. They show, for instance, that a prefix-stripping procedure (such as the one proposed in Taft and  ...
Laurie Beth Feldman, 2013
4
Change in the Adult Phonological Processing System by ...
Hahn Koo. may fail to reach significance. 3.3.1.1. Rationale The constrained phoneme pair is chosen to be III and Iml primarily because the pair is less confusable to each other than the liquids are. The degree of confusability between III and ...
Hahn Koo, 2007
5
The Handbook of the Neuropsychology of Language
An explanation of this puzzle has been provided by Arguin, Fiset, and Bub (2002) via their discovery of the powerful effects of letter confusability in pure alexia. The letters of the Roman alphabet vary greatly in how confusable they are with ...
Miriam Faust, 2012
6
Readings in Speech Recognition
Confusability of some common vocabularies. (From Goodman [54] .) The first two columns show the entropy per word (i.e., average number of bits it takes to represent a word in the language) and the equivalent branching factor. The last two ...
Alexander Waibel, Kai-Fu Lee, 1990
7
Psychophysical Approaches to Cognition
Thus, it seems clear that confusability is conceptually distinct from intradimensional similarity, especially when the range of stimuli is great. Unfortunately, as we shall see, many modern theories of similarity (e.g., Ashby & Perrin, 1988; Nosofsky ...
D. Algom, 1992
8
Memory in Everyday Life
This pattern of performance is an indication of the lack of sensitivity of children with a reading disability to phonetic confusability because they actually performed better than normal readers on this task which measures the interfering effects of ...
G.M. Davies, R.H. Logie, 1993
9
Computational Social Network Analysis: Trends, Tools and ...
The resulting confusability returns a value between zero and one as the individualcomponents do. The confusabilityis usually used to retrieve entries from the queryhistory when a query is evaluated, thus Q stands for the query being ...
Ajith Abraham, Aboul-Ella Hassanien, Vaclav Snášel, 2009
10
Computer Processing of Oriental Languages. Beyond the ...
Hand analysed logs for the FOKS dictionary detected a few accidentally corrected or- thographic confusability examples, suggesting genuine occurrence of these errors (Bilac, Baldwin, and Tanaka 2004). The FOKS system also provides a ...
Yuji Matsumoto, 2006

6 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONFUSABILITY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term confusability is used in the context of the following news items.
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Online Sales Take a Dive? 7 Quick Ways to Boost eCommerce Sales
Keeping things simple on an eCommerce sites helps conserve customer confusability. (Say that three times fast.) No one likes to get confused, ... «Business 2 Community, Aug 14»
2
Which Calgary Aldermen Use Plain Language And Which Are Hard …
Using the Gunning Fog Index, which measures the confusability of sentences by analyzing sentence length and complex words, the same three ... «Huffington Post Canada, Sep 13»
3
ICANN Denies Booking.com Request To Reconsider String …
... the New gTLD Program Committee (NGPC)) to make a substantive evaluation of the confusability of the strings and to reverse the decision. «TheDomains.com, Aug 13»
4
Never mind the noise: Quantum entanglement allows channel …
Such a graph is usually referred to as the channel's confusability graph, because two points are connected by a line if they can be confused ... «Phys.Org, Jan 13»
5
New Microsoft Speech Platform Runtime and SDK Version 11 …
Another new tool is Confusability, designed to identify phrases in a grammar that are phonetically similar, so as to eliminate any poor ... «Softpedia, Jan 12»
6
Reduce Short-Term Forgetfulness
The results reported in Psychological Science reveal that temporal confusability, and not decay, is important for forgetting over the short term. «PsychCentral.com, Dec 08»

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« EDUCALINGO. Confusability [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/confusability>. Dec 2019 ».
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