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adjective incompatible pronunciation in American English /ˌɪnkəmˈpætəb(ə)l/
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  1. ideas, systems, or machines that are incompatible are not able to work or exist together because of basic differences
    incompatible software systems
    two aims that turned out to be incompatible
    1. a.
      used about people who are so different that they cannot live or work together
      We didn’t realize until too late that we were entirely incompatible.

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 incompatible pronunciation in American English /ˌɪnkəmˌpætəˈbɪləti/ noun [uncountable]


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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