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visible (adj.)

mid-14c., from Old French visable, visible "perceptible" (12c.) and directly from Latin visibilis "that may be seen," from visus, past participle of videre "to see" (see vision). An Old English word for this was eagsyne. Related: Visibly.

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Definitions of visible from WordNet

visible (adj.)
present and easily available;
a visible supply
visible resources
visible (adj.)
capable of being seen; or open to easy view;
a visible object
visible stars
visible files
a visible change of expression
mountains visible in the distance
Synonyms: seeable
visible (adj.)
obvious to the eye;
a visible change of expression
From wordnet.princeton.edu