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incommensurable

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adjective in·com·men·su·ra·ble \ˌin-kə-ˈmen(t)s-rə-bəl, -ˈmen(t)sh-; -ˈmen(t)-sə-, -shə-\

Definition of incommensurable

  1. :  not commensurable; broadly :  lacking a basis of comparison in respect to a quality normally subject to comparison

in·com·men·su·ra·bil·i·ty play \-ˌmen(t)s-rə-ˈbi-lə-tē, -ˌmen(t)sh-; -ˌmen(t)-sə-, -shə-\ noun
incommensurable noun
in·com·men·su·ra·bly play \-ˈmen(t)s-rə-blē, -ˈmen(t)sh-; -ˈmen(t)-sə-, -shə-\ adverb


1570

First Known Use of incommensurable

1570


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