incompatibility incompatibility  /ɪn ˌkɑm pə tɪ ˈbɪ lɪ ti/

Definition(s):

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

Usage(s):

  1. I don't think there is an incompatibility between kindness and leading a life that gives you satisfaction and pleasure.
  2. I don't think there is an incompatibility between kindness and leading a life that gives you satisfaction and pleasure.
  3. Consumers dislike its incompatibility with other music services, and the labels are rebelling against its insistence on controlling prices.

News

  1. Muskogee County District Court 06.13.13

    Robert Gay Guthrie, 54, and Bonnie Ruth Pierce, 57, both of Muskogee. Dennis K. Rice, 53, of Wagoner and Georgia Donell Perryman, 47, of Muskogee. Kenny Palmer vs. Stephanie Palmer, incompatibility.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Muskogee Phoenix

  2. Muskogee County District Court 06.11.13

    Anthony K. Wilson Sr., 49, and Lachelle Elaine McClella, 45, both of Muskogee. Patricia Lynn Gonzales vs. Michael Gonzales, incompatibility. Marco Aurelio Sandoval Garcia vs. Fallon Elizabeth Carey-Sandoval, incompatibility.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Muskogee Phoenix

  3. Limited liability corporations can be like marriages 8212 incompatible

    Two-member LLCs are like marriages. The biggest problems of two-member LLCs are not usually LLC business or financial problems, as severe as these may sometimes be. The biggest problems are those that involve member incompatibility.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: New Hampshire Union Leader

Quotes

  1. "License incompatibility only matters when you want to link, merge or combine code from two different programs into a single program. There is no problem in having GPLv3-covered and GPLv2-covered programs side by side in an operating system,"...
    on May 31, 2007 By: Richard Stallman Source: CRN

  2. Stressing the importance of balancing both development and security interests, Mr. ElBaradei said: "We should be clear: there is no incompatibility between tightening controls over the nuclear fuel cycle and expanding the use of peaceful nuclear...
    on May 2, 2005 By: Mohamed ElBaradei Source: Scoop.co.nz (press release)

  3. "There's no incompatibility here," Brown said. "It's very difficult to reduce greenhouse gases, and we have to start now."
    on Jul 26, 2007 By: Jerry Brown Source: Forbes

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