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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 vis·i·ble /ˈvɪzəbəl/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 vis·i·ble /ˈvɪzəbəl/ 形容詞

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vis·i·ble a.
 1. Perceivable by the eye; capable of being seen; perceptible; in view; as, a visible star; the least spot is visible on white paper.
    Maker of heaven and earth, and of all things visible and invisible.   --Bk. of Com. Prayer.
    Virtue made visible in outward grace.   --Young.
 2. Noticeable; apparent; open; conspicuous.
    The factions at court were greater, or more visible, than before.   --Clarendon.
 Visible church Theol., the apparent church of Christ on earth; the whole body of professed believers in Christ, as contradistinguished from the invisible, or real, church, consisting of sanctified persons.
 Visible horizon. Same as Apparent horizon, under Apparent.
 -- Vis*i*ble*ness, n. -- Vis*i*bly, adv.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: perceptible especially by the eye; or open to easy view; "a
             visible object"; "visible stars"; "mountains visible
             in the distance"; "a visible change of expression";
             "visible files" [syn: seeable] [ant: invisible]
      2: obvious to the eye; "a visible change of expression" [syn: obvious]
      3: being often in the public eye; "a visible public figure"
      4: present and easily available; "the cash on hand is adequate
         for current needs"; "emergency police were on hand in case
         of trouble"; "a visible supply"; "visible resources" [syn:
          on hand(p), visible(a)]