noun. ['ˌɪnˌkɑːmpətɪˈbɪlɪti'] the relation between propositions that cannot both be true at the same time.
Words that Rhyme with Incompatibility
Example sentences of the word incompatibility
1. Noun, singular or mass
The spouse does not need to prove that the incompatibility has been ongoing for a minimum period of time.
Quotes containing the word incompatibility
1. It is hope--with regard to our careers, our love lives, our children, our politicians, and our planet--that is primarily to blame for angering and embittering us. The incompatibility between the grandeur of our aspirations and the mean reality of our condition generates the violent disappointments which rack our days and etch themselves in lines of acrimony across our faces.
- Alain de Botton, Religion for Atheists: A Non-Believer's Guide to the Uses of Religion
noun. ['ˌɪnˌkɑːmpətɪˈbɪlɪti'] (immunology) the degree to which the body's immune system will try to reject foreign material (as transfused blood or transplanted tissue).
- Rh incompatibility
- physiological condition
- physiological state
noun. ['ˌɪnˌkɑːmpətɪˈbɪlɪti'] the quality of being unable to exist or work in congenial combination.