- that can be seen; perceptible to the eye: mountains visible in the distance.
- apparent; manifest; obvious: a man with no visible means of support.
- being constantly or frequently in the public view; conspicuous: a visible political position.
- noting or pertaining to a system of keeping records or information on cards or sheets in such a way that the desired reference can be brought instantly to view: a visible index.
- available or accessible; already existing, as goods in a warehouse or in transit as opposed to goods in production: visible supply.
- involving actual goods that have been recorded or accounted for: visible trade.
- prepared or converted for visual presentation; represented visually.
- capable of being perceived by the eye
- capable of being perceived by the mind; evidentno visible dangers
- availablethe visible resources
- (of an index or file) using a flexible display system for the contents
- of or relating to the balance of tradevisible transactions
- represented by visible symbols
- a visible item of trade; product
mid-14c., from Old French visible (12c.), 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.