Definition of vegetability in English:

vegetability

noun

  • Vegetable character, quality, or nature. In later use also: the ability to grow.

Origin

Late 15th century (in an earlier sense). From post-classical Latin vegetabilitas power of growth from vegetabilis + classical Latin -tās.

Pronunciation

vegetability

/ˌvɛdʒɪtəˈbɪlɪti/