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adjective incompatible pronunciation in British English /ˌɪnkəmˈpætəb(ə)l/
  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 British English /ˌɪnkəmˌpætəˈbɪləti/ noun [uncountable]

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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