effectiveness
noun see effective I

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  • Effectiveness — is the capability of producing a desired effect (i.e. result). When something is deemed effective (adjective), it means it has an intended or expected outcome, or produces a deep, vivid impression.[1] “The effectiveness of the advertisement was… …   Wikipedia

  • effectiveness — UK US /ɪˈfektɪvnəs/ noun [U] ► the quality of being successful in achieving what is wanted: »The effectiveness of ads like this lies in their simplicity. »I had doubts about his effectiveness as a manager. → See also COST EFFECTIVENESS(Cf. ↑cost… …   Financial and business terms

  • Effectiveness — extent to which planned activities are realized and planned result achieved (p. 3.2.14 ISO 9000:2005). Источник …   Словарь-справочник терминов нормативно-технической документации

  • Effectiveness — Ef*fect ive*ness, n. The quality of being effective. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • effectiveness — index competence (ability), dint, efficiency, force (strength), influence, sinew Burton s Legal Th …   Law dictionary

  • effectiveness — c.1600, from EFFECTIVE (Cf. effective) + NESS (Cf. ness) …   Etymology dictionary

  • effectiveness — [n] influence capability, clout, cogency, effect, efficacy, efficiency, force, forcefulness, performance, point, potency, power, punch, strength, success, use, validity, validness, verve, vigor, weight; concepts 676,687 Ant. ineffectiveness,… …   New thesaurus

  • effectiveness — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ overall ▪ great, high (esp. AmE), increased ▪ maximum ▪ limited ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • Effectiveness — Dieser Artikel oder Abschnitt ist nicht hinreichend mit Belegen (Literatur, Webseiten oder Einzelnachweisen) versehen. Die fraglichen Angaben werden daher möglicherweise demnächst gelöscht. Hilf Wikipedia, indem du die Angaben recherchierst und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • effectiveness — /ɪ fektɪvnəs/ noun the quality of working successfully or producing results ● I doubt the effectiveness of television advertising. ● His effectiveness as a manager was due to his quick grasp of detail. ⇒ cost effectiveness …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • effectiveness — The degree of success in undertaking activities in order to fulfill objectives. As one of the *Three E’s of Operational auditing, Flint (1988, 175, n.6) defines effectiveness as success in achieving the objective of a policy or course of action… …   Auditor's dictionary

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