noun Date: 1816 1. the quality or state of being reliable 2. the extent to which an experiment, test, or measuring procedure yields the same results on repeated trials

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  • Reliability — Re*li a*bil i*ty (r? l? ? b?l ? t?), n. The state or quality of being reliable; reliableness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reliability — Reliability. См. Надежность. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • reliability — /ingl. rɪˌlaɪəˈbɪlɪtɪ/ [vc. ingl., propriamente «fiducia, attendibilità», da reliable «fidato, sicuro»] s. f. inv. affidabilità, garanzia …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

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  • Reliability — In general, reliability (systemic def.) is the ability of a person or system to perform and maintain its functions in routine circumstances, as well as hostile or unexpected circumstances.The IEEE defines it as . . . the ability of a system or… …   Wikipedia

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  • Reliability —   This is the concept of how long a device or process can operate properly without needing maintenance or replacement.   Electric system reliability has two components adequacy and security. Adequacy is the ability of the electric system to… …   Energy terms

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