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incompatible

1. Med (esp of two drugs or two types of blood) incapable of being combined or used together; antagonistic
2. Logic (of two propositions) unable to be both true at the same time
3. of plants
a. not capable of forming successful grafts
b. incapable of fertilizing each other
4. Maths another word for inconsistent
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Councillor Jeremy Hilton, chairman of the LGA's fire services management committee, said: "We are warning users that it is simply not worth risking their lives to save a few pounds by buying dodgy, dangerous or incompatible chargers.
NIST measurements show that, when two incompatible polymer liquids are mechanically blended together, one may deform into very long strings that are extremely stable.
Through XBRL-based tools, once incompatible technologies now will be able, in effect, to "talk" to one another easily and effectively, without misinterpretation.
This removable storage device connects to a PC or Mac, laptop or desktop, via a USB cable (USB ports of Toshiba and NEC laptops may be incompatible with the device).
XML and Web Page Design--Not Yet: Generic XML is not widely used as a Web page presentation format for many reasons, the first being incompatible browser support.
Within many organizations, two or more courses of action often are needed to achieve a single goal, because incompatible systems prevent the exchange of information.
an armchair that inventively combines the apparently incompatible materials of polycarbonate and polyurethane.
Mrs Blood said this week that her two children would be with her at the High Court in London while she seeks a declaration that the law is incompatible with the Human Rights Act.
Adherents of 'any ideology incompatible with religion' (how coy
These materials are bipolar in nature, so that one end of the molecule is compatible enough with rubber compounds to not bloom from raw stock, but the other end is incompatible enough to stick out from the rubber surface.
The Bhopal catastrophe was itself a reactive accident involving inadvertent mixing of incompatible chemicals, a runaway decomposition reaction, and finally a devastating toxic gas release.
MADD Canada cites a difference of opinion over policy as the reason why the Beer Store has closed its doors to them, stating that MADD Canada's impaired driving policies are incompatible with the policy direction taken by the brewing industry.