What does plausibility mean

Plausibility (German)

Part of speech: noun, (Female)

Plau | si | bi | li | ity, Plural: Plau | si | bi | li | ta | ten
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˌplaʊ̯zibiliˈtɛːt]
Word meaning / definition:
1) Property of being structured in a comprehensible manner and, to all appearances, as shown, to be credible / correct (plausible)
2) Property / fact of being presumably believable, but still unproven and hypothetical
Origin of the term:
Derivation (suffixation) from the adjectiveplausible with the derivative (derivative morpheme) -ity with vowel change
Related terms:
1) Obviousness, evidence, credibility, credibility, comprehensibility, plausibility, conclusiveness, meaningfulness, stringency, validity, indisputability, comprehensibility
2) hypothesis, possibility, probability
Opposite words:
1) Incredibility
Application examples:
1) "The service, examination of the tender documents for the award units for completeness and plausibility as well as confirmation of dispatch readiness ‘has been revised in the comment."
1) “From § 8 the Thucydides report is clearly lacking Plausibility.
2) “The assignment of the motives to the basic needs took place via plausibility and clues. "
2) “Logically, here as there, too, the interpretation of the findings consists initially in the elaboration of Plausibility.
Typical word combinations:
1) on plausibilitycheck
Word formations:
Plausibility analysis, plausibility check, plausibility check
Nominative: singular plausibility; Plural Plausibility
Genitive: singular plausibility; Plural Plausibility
Dative: singular plausibility; Plural Plausibility
Accusative: singular plausibility; Plural Plausibility

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

Even meteorologists are amazed at the 42.6 degrees Celsius measured in Lingen on Thursday. What does the German Weather Service do when they plausibility the measurement results are in question?
sueddeutsche.de, July 26, 2019

Meanwhile, in around half of the applications, the plausibility of the reported damage has been checked, announced the Magdeburg Ministry of Agriculture on request. But this is very time-consuming.
t-online, April 11, 2019

And who really wants that with anonymous patients plausibility check the medical bills?
Achgut.com, June 07, 2019

What do investors get out of it? The traders check orders plausibility and ensure the highest level of price quality and execution security.
Extra-Funds.de, October 8, 2018

There is a 'high Plausibility' for poisoning the Russian government critic Pyotr Verilov, say doctors from the Berlin Charite. He is out of danger.
DIE ZEIT, September 18, 2018

The EU will impose sanctions for the poisoning of Navalnys due to allegedly no alternative plausibility pronounce, Lavrov announces counter-sanctions.
Telepolis, October 15, 2020

They constantly have to interpret this ambiguity and this constantly raises new questions plausibility on.
dradio.de, May 29, 2020

From October, restaurateurs will have to have their guests' contact details available plausibility check. The visitors are threatened with a high fine for wrong information. Restaurateurs from the Rhein-Sieg district report on their experiences so far.
General Anzeiger Bonn, September 30, 2020

Die Hetzjagd paid “fact checker” and “fact finder” for facts and plausibility is in full swing.
Rubikon, May 17, 2020

On behalf of the federal government, Ernst & Young created the plausibility of the mining plans of the LEAG in Lausitz - in particular the necessity claimed by the LEAG to mine the coal under the village of Mühlrose.
Leipziger Internet Zeitung, August 24, 2020

The usage examples were selected automatically and may therefore contain errors.

Thesaurus & Synonyms

  • credibility
  • credibility: Being credible; credible property
  • Irreversibility
  • Incontestability
  • Invulnerability
  • Indisputability
  • irrefutability

Another word (synonym) for plausibility - source: OpenThesaurus

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Entries from our dictionary containing "plausibility":

plausible: ... Typical word combinations: very, hardly, very, not very plausible Derived words: 1) plausibility 1) plausibility, plausibility checking, plausibility checking English translations: ...

Processing: Although conditions and interests are brilliantly analyzed here too, the scenario analysis tends to remain in the obvious “main stream”, the plausibility of which is to be increased in the eyes of the reader by processing two rather improbable scenarios

credibility: ... too credible with the derivative (derivative morphem) -hood Synonyms: 1) Credibility, plausibility Related terms: 1) Genuine, authenticity ...

metatheoretically: "The exclusivity of the approach represented here lies in the argumentation, which tries to convincingly illustrate its plausibility via metatheoretically motivated considerations." Translations English: metatheoretical Swedish: metateoretisk

Thesaurus: -ity:… Perceptibility Perceptivity Piezoelectricity Plausibility Plasticity Plausibility Plurality Polarity Polytonality Penalty Popularity ...

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