Definition of visitability in US English:



  • A measure of a place's ease of access for people with disabilities.

    ‘we endeavor to create a community that is not only accessible, but is also a model of visitability’
    • ‘Altaffer is involved in an advocacy effort to ensure that a visitability ordinance will be enacted in Tucson.’
    • ‘If you have the opportunity, consider sharing why housing visitability is important to you personally’
    • ‘Beginning in 1992, ‘visitability’ has been slowly spreading throughout the United States.’
    • ‘The visitability ordinance was introduced by a councilwoman whose daughter uses a wheelchair.’
    • ‘But the three simple requirements of visitability do allow a person with a mobility limitation to enter and visit the occupants of the house.’