incompatibility


incompatibility
I (difference) noun animosity, antagonism, antipathy, clash, conflict, contradictoriness, contrariety, contrast, controversy, disaccord, disagreement, discord, discordance, dislike, dispute, dissension, dissent, dissidence, disunion, disunity, divergence, division, faction, fight, hatred, hostility, inimicality, intolerance, intransigence, intransigency, irreconcilability, irreconcilable difference, irreconcilableness, lack of agreement, misunderstanding, nonagreement, opposition, quarrel, repugnance, unfriendliness, variance, want of adaptation, want of agreement associated concepts: divorce for incompatibility II (inconsistency) noun antithesis, clash, conflict, contrast, disagreement, disconformity, discongruity, discord, discordance, discordancy, discrepancy, disharmony, disparity, dissimilarity, dissimilitude, dissonance, divergence, incongruity, inconsonance, inequality, inharmoniousness, inharmony, lack of agreement, lack of harmony, nonconformity, nonuniformity, unconformity, unlikeness, unsuitableness, variance, want of agreement associated concepts: incompatible use of land III index antithesis, conflict, contraposition, contrary, disaccord, disagreement, discord, discrepancy, disparity, estrangement, ill will, incongruity, inconsistency, inequality, paradox, strife, variance (disagreement)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


incompatibility
A conflict in personalities that makes married life together impossible. In a number of states, incompatibility is the accepted reason for a no-fault divorce. (See also: irreconcilable differences)
Category: Divorce & Family Law → Divorce, Child Support & Custody

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


incompatibility
The inability of a husband and wife to cohabit in a marital relationship.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


incompatibility
The inability of a husband and wife to cohabit in a marital relationship.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

incompatibility
n.
   the state of a marriage in which the spouses no longer have the mutual desire to live together and/or stay married, and is thus a ground for divorce (dissolution) in most states even though one spouse may disagree.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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