compatibleness
noun see compatible

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Compatibleness — Com*pat i*ble*ness, n. Compatibility; consistency; fitness; agreement. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • compatibleness — See compatibility. * * * …   Universalium

  • compatibleness — noun The state or quality of being compatible …   Wiktionary

  • compatibleness — n. ability to exist together harmoniously; suitability, congruousness; ability to be used in combination with other elements (Machinery, Computers) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • compatibleness — com·pat·i·ble·ness …   English syllables

  • compatibleness — noun ( es) : compatibility …   Useful english dictionary

  • compatible — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Medieval Latin compatibilis, literally, sympathetic, from Late Latin compati Date: 15th century 1. capable of existing together in harmony < compatible theories > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • compatible — compatibility, compatibleness, n. compatibly, adv. /keuhm pat euh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of existing or living together in harmony: the most compatible married couple I know. 2. able to exist together with something else: Prejudice is not… …   Universalium

  • compatible — /kəmˈpætəbəl / (say kuhm patuhbuhl) adjective 1. capable of existing together in harmony. 2. capable of orderly, efficient integration with other elements in a system. 3. (of a drug) capable of tolerating another drug without undesirable chemical …   Australian English dictionary

  • compatible — [kəm pat′ə bəl] adj. [ME & ML compatibilis < LL(Ec) compati: see COMPASSION] 1. a) capable of living together harmoniously or getting along well together (with) b) in agreement; congruent (with) 2. a) that can work well together, get along… …   English World dictionary

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