- mobility (n.)
- early 15c., "capacity for motion," from Old French mobilité "changeableness, inconsistency, fickleness," from Latin mobilitatem (nominative mobilitas) "activity, speed," figuratively "changeableness, fickleness, inconstancy," from mobilis (see mobile (adj.)). Socio-economics sense is from 1900 and writers in sociology.
- 1. Mobility is very important in guerrilla warfare.
- 2. She has limited mobility in her arms.
- 3. Object's place in a tree is defined by effective mobility.
- 4. Prior to the nineteenth century, there were almost no channels of social mobility.
- 5. The difference in regional house prices acts as an obstacle to mobility of labour.
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