Meaning of “contradictory” in the English Dictionary

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"contradictory" in British English

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uk /ˌkɒn.trəˈdɪk.tər.i/ us /ˌkɑːn.trəˈdɪk.tɚ.i/

C2 If two or more facts, pieces of advice, etc. are contradictory, they are very different from each other:

I keep getting contradictory advice - some people tell me to keep it warm and some tell me to put ice on it.

(Definition of “contradictory” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)