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usability

(ūz″ă-bil′ĭt-ē)
A design characteristic pertaining to the ease with which people can employ tools and processes to perform goal-related tasks. Included in the characteristics are elements such as ease of learning, recall, satisfaction, and efficiency.
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In Dziemianko's own words, User-friendliness of verb syntax in pedagogical dictionaries of English is "an endeavour to contribute to the experimental research on the use of monolingual English dictionaries".
Webcredible measured 20 online retail stores against 20 usability criteria, such as product display, navigation, search capability and the checkout process, ranking them in order of user-friendliness.
Or this, from a web site that, as far as we can figure out, promotes services that test the user-friendliness of web sites: "Design happens at the intersection of the user, the interface, and their context.
Evaluative scores are provided based on: (1) Mission Focus; (2) Quality of Faculty; (3) Classroom Quality; (4) Institutional Cooperation and Collaboration; (5) Administrative Efficiency; (6) Entrance Requirements; (7) Graduate Achievement; (8) User-Friendliness of the Institution; and (9) Research Funding.
Other control modifications to the Power Column 2 include new screen designs on the unit's touch-screen keypad for increased user-friendliness and enhanced functionality.
A new deformable die-ring system for controlling material distribution in large parts offers several features said to reduce cost and improve reliability and user-friendliness. Unlike competitive systems, rite 3DX system from BMC Controls Ltd., Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, U.K., is designed so users can service the system themselves.
It combines the technical standards placed on an advanced filter integrity tester and a high degree of user-friendliness. One touch is all it takes to select the desired test program on the 10.4" color screen.
As the team gained experience with these tools, the TDT's vision of simplicity and user-friendliness proved well founded: very few software glitches emerged, allowing the process teams to stay focused on the business of defining and documenting processes.
With its compact design, important at plants an on offshore platforms, it offers superior accessibility, and user-friendliness. A smooth valve bore eliminates trapping of foreign particles and buildup.
Its distinguishing features are maximum grinding capacity as a result of intensive cooling, ease of operation through a sophisticated user interface and user-friendliness as a result of its innovative handling concept.
* This site is the ultimate in user-friendliness. The home page is set up with the main areas of News, Event Calendar, Contact Admission, and targeted information areas: Info for Students, Info for Parents, Info for Alumni & Friends, and Just Visiting.
The data management systems utilize Windows-based software for increased user-friendliness and flexibility.