incommensurableness


incommensurableness
incommensurabilˈity or incommenˈsurableness noun
Inability to be measured
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Main Entry:incommensurable

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  • Incommensurableness — Incommensurable In com*men su*ra*ble, a. [Pref. in not + commensurable: cf. F. incommensurable.] Not commensurable; having no common measure or standard of comparison; as, quantities are incommensurable when no third quantity can be found that is …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incommensurable — incommensurability, incommensurableness, n. incommensurably, adv. /in keuh men seuhr euh beuhl, sheuhr /, adj. 1. not commensurable; having no common basis, measure, or standard of comparison. 2. utterly disproportionate. 3. Math. (of two or more …   Universalium

  • incommensurable — /ɪnkəˈmɛnʃərəbəl/ (say inkuh menshuhruhbuhl) adjective 1. not commensurable; having no common measure or standard of comparison. 2. utterly disproportionate. 3. Mathematics (of two or more quantities) a. having no common measure. b. having no… …   Australian English dictionary