Definition of incompatibility
1a : the quality or state of being incompatibleb : lack of interfertility between two plants
2 incompatibilities plural : mutually antagonistic things or qualities
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But the procedure has been slow to take hold among overseas flyers, in part because of the incompatibility of each airlines e-ticketing systems, an IBM spokesman said.
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Definition of incompatibility for Students
: the quality or state of being incompatible software incompatibility
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