from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Not congruent.
  • adj. Incongruous.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. out of place, incompatible, inharmonious, not congruent
  • adj. of or relating to two numbers that have different remainders when divided by a third number

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Incongruous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Incongruous.

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

  • adj. not congruent


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