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Meaning of "scrutability" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SCRUTABILITY

scrutability  [ˌskruːtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SCRUTABILITY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Scrutability 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 SCRUTABILITY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of scrutability in the English dictionary

The definition of scrutability in the dictionary is the state of being open to or able to be understood by scrutiny.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SCRUTABILITY


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 SCRUTABILITY

scruples
scrupulosity
scrupulous
scrupulously
scrupulousness
scrutable
scrutator
scrutineer
scrutinies
scrutinise
scrutiniser
scrutinisingly
scrutinize
scrutinizer
scrutinizingly
scrutinous
scrutinously
scrutiny
scruto
scrutoire

WORDS THAT END LIKE SCRUTABILITY

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 scrutability in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «scrutability» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SCRUTABILITY

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

Translator English - Chinese

scrutability
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

scrutability
570 millions of speakers

English

scrutability
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

scrutability
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

scrutability
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

scrutability
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

scrutability
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

scrutability
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

scrutability
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Scrutability
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

scrutability
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

scrutability
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

scrutability
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Scrutability
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

scrutability
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

scrutability
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

छाननी योग्यता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

scrutability
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

scrutability
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

scrutability
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

scrutability
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scrutability
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

scrutability
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

scrutability
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

scrutability
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

scrutability
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of scrutability

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SCRUTABILITY»

The term «scrutability» is barely ever used and occupies the 203.852 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SCRUTABILITY» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SCRUTABILITY»

Discover the use of scrutability in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to scrutability and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Constructing the World
A scrutability base is a class of truths from which all truths are scrutable, for a given notion of scrutability.22 What sort of truths might go into a scrutability base? At the end of the Aufbau, Carnap embraces what we might call Logical Scrutability: ...
David J. Chalmers, 2012
2
User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization: 17th ...
The evaluation consisted of three parts: First, a pre-questionnaire allowed us to classify how much users knew about their scrutability and privacy options while interacting with various social e-networking and e-commerce providers on the ...
Geert-Jan Houben, Gord McCalla, Fabio Pianesi, 2009
3
Conceivability and Possibility
Generalized Scrutability: If D is qualitatively complete, then D is epistemically complete. Clearly generalized scrutability implies scrutability: the earlier scrutability thesis is the special case where D is a qualitatively complete truth. Scrutability ...
Tamar Szabo Gendler, John Hawthorne, 2002
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Adaptive Hypermedia and Adaptive Web-Based Systems: 4th ...
The core of scrutability is that people should be able to scrutinise their user model and to determine what is being personalised and how. Hand-in-hand with supporting scrutability is the possibility for user control. Essential for achieving ...
Vincent Wade, Helen Ashman, Barry Smyth, 2006
5
The Character of Consciousness
Another forthcoming book takes up some of the issues in chapter 7 through the lens of the “scrutability” thesis, arguing that there is a limited class of truths from which all truths are deducible. I suggest that this scrutability thesis can be used to  ...
David J. Chalmers, 2010
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The Spectacle of the Growth of Knowledge and Swift's Satires ...
18 In such a world natural philosophy—the attempt to discover universal laws of nature—would be pointless; hence the assumption of order and scrutability was logically necessary for the development of science. But the logician Whitehead ...
Beat Affentranger, 2000
7
Ethics and Economics
That is the problem of scrutability, the interpersonal component of the problem of comparisons of intrinsic reward . So put , the question of scrutability is not specifically a question about 'intrinsic reward'. It is only together with another claim ...
Alan P. Hamlin, 1996
8
The Underground Guide to Unix: Slightly Askew Advice from a ...
In The Underground Guide to UNIX, scrutability expert John Montgomery takes you on an emotional roller coaster ride through the vagaries of this hard-to-master yet incomprehensible operating system.
John Montgomery, 1995
9
Theory Development and Educational Administration
Again, systematicity is necessary but not sufficient to ensure testability: accuracy and scrutability of the basic predicates are necessary as well. The more exact a statement is, the easier it will be to dispose of it; vagueness and ambiguity — the  ...
Eddy J. Van Meter, 1973
10
The Myth of Simplicity: Problems of Scientific Philosophy
Methodological Requirements (a) Scrutability: both the predicates and the methodological presuppositions of the theory must be scrutable; i.e., the theory must have testable consequences and its tests must be testable, that is, it must be  ...
Mario Bunge, 1963

9 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SCRUTABILITY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term scrutability is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Short-sighted investments
Some other themes bear closer scrutiny, although scrutability isn't always synonymous with the People's Republic. For instance, you might like to appraise any ... «Investors Chronicle, Feb 15»
2
The State of Risk in PoMo Verse
... positioning in metamodernism is simple: metamodernism requires such a degree of juxtapositive scrutability and inscrutability, ambiguity and clarity, complicity ... «Huffington Post, Oct 14»
3
Doctor Who; Horizon – Should I Eat Meat?; The Honourable Woman …
One might quibble too that this cross-weave of Middle Eastern conflict and world of London spies lacked scrutability at crucial moments. But it was always ... «The Guardian, Aug 14»
4
The excess express! Taking the luxury train through Japan's …
... in translation - an ignoble tradition of Westerners writing the same weary cliches about Japan: scrutability (lack of), tube-train-crammers and high-tech toilets. «Daily Mail, Nov 13»
5
David Bowie's Forgotten, Campy Berlin Gigolo Movie
... seen all of the German cut; it unquestionably offers advances of continuity over the English-language versions, yet it too seems short of complete scrutability. «The Awl, Jan 13»
6
Safe House Review: With Denzel on Autopilot, Ryan Reynolds' Bod …
Is this accidental or an acknowledgement that scrutability is not a paramount value of the contemporary action sequence? Either way, after one duel, Reynolds ... «LA Weekly, Feb 12»
7
King of the Badgers and Untold Story
The relationship between recorded fact, outright fabrication and plausible invention is central to the book's identity and scrutability, and its mishandling has ... «New Statesman, Apr 11»
8
In Search of the Skeptical, Hopeful, Mystical Jew That Could Be Me
That there are glaring holes in the center's facade — discrepancies and yawning gaps in scrutability — cannot be denied. Why, for instance, as many observers ... «New York Times, Apr 08»
9
Noir comedy
Presiding from the piano is pigtailed, black-pajama'd Tempura (the excellent Austin Ku), who despite his frequent and petulant claim to “scrutability” is as ... «The Phoenix, Jan 08»

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« EDUCALINGO. Scrutability [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/scrutability>. Jun 2019 ».
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