incompatible

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French incompatible.

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incompatible (comparative more incompatible, superlative most incompatible)

  1. Of two things: that cannot coexist; not congruous because of differences; irreconcilable; disagreeing.
  2. (chemistry) Incapable of being together without mutual reaction or decomposition, as certain medicines.

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Noun[edit]

incompatible (plural incompatibles)

  1. (medicine, chemistry, chiefly in the plural) An incompatible substance; one of a group of things that cannot be placed or used together because of a change of chemical composition or opposing medicinal qualities.
    the incompatibles of iron

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

incompatible (masculine and feminine, plural incompatibles)

  1. Incompatible.

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Adjective[edit]

incompatible m, f (plural incompatibles)

  1. incompatible