Meaning of INCONSISTENT in English

INCONSISTENT

transcription, транскрипция: [ -tənt ]

adjective

Date: 1620

: lacking consistency: as

a. : not compatible with another fact or claim

inconsistent statements

b. : containing incompatible elements

an inconsistent argument

c. : incoherent or illogical in thought or actions : changeable

d. : not satisfiable by the same set of values for the unknowns

inconsistent equations

inconsistent inequalities

• in·con·sis·tent·ly adverb

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