usability us‧a‧bil‧i‧ty [ˌjuːzəˈbɪləti] noun [uncountable] MARKETING
how easy it is to use something, especially a website or computer system:

• He's a leading expert on usability, or how Web pages should be constructed.

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usability UK US /ˌjuːzəˈbɪləti/ noun [U]
the fact of something being easy to use, or the degree to which it is easy to use: »

Candidates must have extensive experience in website design and usability.


usability testing

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