irreconcilability

irreconcilable

[ih-rek-uhn-sahy-luh-buhl, ih-rek-uhn-sahy-]
adjective
1.
incapable of being brought into harmony or adjustment; incompatible: irreconcilable differences.
2.
incapable of being made to acquiesce or compromise; implacably opposed: irreconcilable enemies.
noun
3.
a person or thing that is irreconcilable.
4.
a person who is opposed to agreement or compromise.

Origin:
1590–1600; ir-2 + reconcilable

irreconcilability, irreconcilableness, noun
irreconcilably, adverb
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irreconcilable (ɪˈrɛkənˌsaɪləbəl, ɪˌrɛkənˈsaɪ-)
 
adj
1.  not able to be reconciled; uncompromisingly conflicting; incompatible
 
n
2.  a person or thing that is implacably hostile or uncompromisingly opposed
3.  (usually plural) one of various principles, ideas, etc, that are incapable of being brought into agreement
 
irreconcila'bility
 
n
 
ir'reconcilableness
 
n
 
ir'reconcilably
 
adv

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