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Meaning of "habitability" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HABITABILITY

habitability  [ˌhæbɪtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HABITABILITY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Habitability 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 HABITABILITY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Habitability

Habitability is the conformance of a residence or abode to the implied warranty of habitability. A residence that complies is said to be "habitable". It is an implied warranty or contract, meaning it does not have to be an express contract, covenant, or provision of a contract. It is a common law right of a tenant or legal doctrine. In order to be habitable, such housing usually: ▪ must provide shelter, with working locks ▪ must be heated in the winter months ▪ must not be infested with vermin, such as mice, roaches, termites, mold, etc. ▪ requires the landlord to stop other tenants from making too much noise, second-hand smoke, or from selling narcotics ▪ must provide potable water ▪ each jurisdiction may have various rules.

Definition of habitability in the English dictionary

The definition of habitability in the dictionary is the quality or state of being able to be lived in.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HABITABILITY


ability
əˈbɪlɪtɪ
accessibility
əkˌsɛsɪˈbɪlɪtɪ
accountability
əˌkaʊntəˈbɪlɪtɪ
availability
əˌveɪləˈbɪlɪtɪ
capability
ˌkeɪpəˈbɪlɪtɪ
compatibility
kəmˌpætɪˈbɪlɪtɪ
disability
ˌdɪsəˈbɪlɪtɪ
durability
ˌdjʊərəˈbɪlɪtɪ
eligibility
ˌɛlɪdʒɪˈbɪlɪtɪ
flexibility
ˌflɛksɪˈbɪlɪtɪ
inability
ˌɪnəˈbɪlɪtɪ
liability
ˌlaɪəˈbɪlɪtɪ
mobility
məʊˈbɪlɪtɪ
nobility
nəʊˈbɪlɪtɪ
possibility
ˌpɒsɪˈbɪlɪtɪ
probability
ˌprɒbəˈbɪlɪtɪ
reliability
rɪˌlaɪəˈbɪlɪtɪ
responsibility
rɪˌspɒnsəˈbɪlɪtɪ
stability
stəˈbɪlɪtɪ
visibility
ˌvɪzɪˈbɪlɪtɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HABITABILITY

habilitation
habit
habit-forming
habitable
habitableness
habitably
habitant
habitat
habitation
habitational
habitaunce
habited
habitual
habitually
habitualness
habituate
habituation
habitude
habitudinal
habitus

WORDS THAT END LIKE HABITABILITY

agility
credibility
facility
feasibility
fertility
functionality
hostility
humility
inevitability
instability
merchantability
profitability
suitability
susceptibility
sustainability
tranquility
usability
utility
variability
versatility
vulnerability

Synonyms and antonyms of habitability in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «habitability» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HABITABILITY

Find out the translation of habitability to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of habitability from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «habitability» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

可居住
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

habitabilidad
570 millions of speakers

English

habitability
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

habitability
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سكن
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

обитаемость
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

habitabilidade
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বসবাসযোগ্যতা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

habitabilité
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kebiasaan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bewohnbarkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

居住性
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

거주
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Habitat
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

kiện sống
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

புவியில் உயிர்களின் புழக்கம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आदरातिथ्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

habitability
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

abitabilità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zamieszkiwania
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

населеність
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

locuibil
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κατοικησιμότητα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bewoonbaarheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

beboelighet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

beboelighet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of habitability

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HABITABILITY»

The term «habitability» is quite widely used and occupies the 54.271 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HABITABILITY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «habitability» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «habitability» 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 habitability

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HABITABILITY»

Discover the use of habitability in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to habitability and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Exoplanets: Detection, Formation, Properties, Habitability
The reviews cover: Detection methods and properties of known exoplanets, Detection of extrasolar planets by gravitational microlensing. The formation and evolution of terrestrial planets in protoplanetary and debris disks.
John Mason, 2008
2
Habitability and Cosmic Catastrophes
In this text, which addresses readers in the field of Astrophysics and Astrobiology but also Geophysics and Biology these cosmic catastrophic events are described at an intermediate student's level.
Arnold Hanslmeier, 2008
3
Geology and Habitability of Terrestrial Planets
This book serves as an ideal reference for those planning missions that will hunt for biomarkers (especially on Mars), for biologists and geoscientists seeking the other side of the story, and for researchers and upper level students ...
Kathryn E. Fishbaugh, K.E. Fishbaugh, Phillipe Lognonné, 2007
4
Planetary Systems: Detection, Formation and Habitability of ...
The book ends with an outlook to future astronomical projects, and a description of the search for life on exoplanets. This book addresses students and researchers who wish to better understand this newly expanding field of research.
Marc Ollivier, Therese Encrenaz, Francoise Roques, 2008
5
Effects of Insolation on Habitability and the Isotopic ...
Three aspects of the Habitability of the Northern Plains of Mars to organics and terrestrial-like microbial life were assessed. (1) Protection offered by small surface features and; (2) the breakdown of rocks to form soils were examined ...
John Moores, 2008
6
"Ever Learning to Dwell": Habitability in Nineteenth and ...
By taking a diverse historical, textual and theoretical approach to the question of the relationship between the subject and space, "Ever Learning to Dwell" counters much of the work in literary criticism that either gestures nostalgically ...
Christine Renee Wilson, 2008
7
Developing habitability information for the design of office ...
Habitability research deals with efforts to discover the impact of the environment on the behavior of the user/occupants in terms of their welfare, task performance, and satisfaction.
Charles C. Lozar, Robert L. Porter, Construction Engineering Research Laboratory, 1979
8
Fundamental Planetary Science: Physics, Chemistry and ...
The book concludes with an introduction to the fundamental properties of living organisms and the relationship that life has to its host planet.
Jack J. Lissauer, Imke de Pater, 2013
9
Property: Examples & Explanations
The basis for the implied warranty of habitability is most often found in the housing codes in the jurisdiction. Thus a substantial violation of the local housing code will breach the warranty. In some jurisdictions, the warranty of habitability derives ...
D. Barlow Burke, Joseph A. Snoe, 2008
10
Toxic Mold Litigation
... its subcontractors.60 C. Implied warranty of habitability Under the implied warranty of habitability, a home must be reasonably suited for its intended use.61 The implied warranty of habitability and fitness of a house arises from the contractual ...
Joel Herz, Joel L. Herz, Kimberly A. Taylor, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HABITABILITY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term habitability is used in the context of the following news items.
1
The ingredients for Earth-like planets are present throughout our …
... not every planet will be just like Earth, and conditions allowing for liquid water to exist on the surface are needed for habitability,” said Gibson. «ExtremeTech, Jul 15»
2
BAE to Help Maintain USS Jima Amphibious Ship
The company said Monday it will refurbish the ship's tank, ventilation and auxiliary systems, habitability space and other structures. “We look ... «ExecutiveBiz, Jul 15»
3
BAE Systems to carry out maintenance of US Navy's USS Iwo Jima …
... structural and tank repairs and preservation, repairs to ventilation and auxiliary systems, as well as temporary services, habitability upgrades, ... «Naval Technology, Jul 15»
4
BRP Sierra Madre undergoes 'minor repairs'
It behooves the Philippine Navy to ensure the ship's habitability and safety. “The decrepit condition of the ship is no secret. Such sorry state has ... «Ang Malaya Net, Jul 15»
5
NASA International Space Station On-Orbit Status 9 July 2015
Habitability Video Walk-through Session Postponed: This activity was postponed to allow additional time for NRCSD preparations. On-Board ... «Space Ref, Jul 15»
6
What the moon tells us about Earth
And since we're talking about habitability, consider this: if there are terrestrial meteorites on the moon, they could potentially give us details ... «EarthSky, Jul 15»
7
Ancient Exoplanets Raise Prospects of Intelligent Alien Life
Knowing if life is possible on this exoplanet would have immense implications for habitability and the development of ancient life, one ... «Yahoo News, Jul 15»
8
“Earth-like” planets out there even more Earth-like than thought …
Slight variations in mineral content can greatly affect habitability, because they influence important processes such as plate tectonics and ... «World Science, Jul 15»
9
Evictions possible if tenants in Vaknin-run properties don't start …
... allows a tenant to defend themselves in an eviction proceeding by asserting as a defense the landlord's breach of the warranty of habitability. «Local 10, Jul 15»
10
Seeking Earth-like planets with the James Webb Space Telescope
... the atmospheres of many rocky planets around different stars will be required to fully resolve the question of habitability on exoplanets. In the ... «Phys.Org, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Habitability [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/habitability>. May 2020 ».
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