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English definition of “incongruent”

incongruent

adjective uk   /ɪnˈkɒŋ.ɡru.ənt/ us    /-ˈkɑːŋ-/
formal not suitable or not fitting well with something else: Violence is incongruent with our values and legal system. specialized mathematics used to describe a shape in mathematics that does not have the same shape and size as another: incongruent triangles
incongruence
noun [U] uk   /-əns/ us  
(Definition of incongruent from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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