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incompatibility

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The state or quality of being incompatible.
  • noun Mutually exclusive or antagonistic qualities or things.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The quality or condition of being incompatible; incongruity; irreconcilableness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality or state of being incompatible; inconsistency; irreconcilableness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The quality or state of being incompatible; inconsistency; irreconcilableness.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun (immunology) the degree to which the body's immune system will try to reject foreign material (as transfused blood or transplanted tissue)
  • noun the relation between propositions that cannot both be true at the same time
  • noun the quality of being unable to exist or work in congenial combination

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Examples

  • In all of the written pieces I found Coyne specifically points out that the incompatibility is of a philosophical nature.

    Advocacy in Science: a Parasitic Practice

  • So maybe I could say back incompatibility is OK – after all, the Wizards adventure products in 3e were all derivative “returns to” the original great D&D adventure locales, from the Temple of Elemental Evil to the Ruins of Greyhawk.

    D&D 4e’s Out… And It’s Awful. Here’s Why « Geek Related

  • You get a short-term incompatibility that gets fixed when everyone implements a more inclusive policy or smarts about the new namespace.

    New: All Things O'Reilly

  • You get a short-term incompatibility that gets fixed when everyone implements a more inclusive policy or smarts about the new namespace.

    O'Reilly News

  • You get a short-term incompatibility that gets fixed when everyone implements a more inclusive policy or smarts about the new namespace.

    Planet XML

  • You get a short-term incompatibility that gets fixed when everyone implements a more inclusive policy or smarts about the new namespace.

    O'Reilly News

  • You get a short-term incompatibility that gets fixed when everyone implements a more inclusive policy or smarts about the new namespace.

    Planet XML

  • You get a short-term incompatibility that gets fixed when everyone implements a more inclusive policy or smarts about the new namespace.

    New: All Things O'Reilly

  • When we hear the CRIA (Canadian Recording Industry Association) lobbying strongly to amend Bill C-60 to provide additional legal protection for “access controls”, we need to realize this incompatibility is precisely what they’re lobbying for.

    Stories behind the stories

  • Interrole incompatibility occurs when an individual plays two or more roles in a group and the demands of these roles may be incompatible.

    The Bass Handbook of Leadership

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