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in·com·men·su·rate

 (ĭn′kə-mĕn′sər-ĭt, -shər-)
adj.
1.
a. Not commensurate; disproportionate: a reward incommensurate with their efforts.
b. Inadequate.
2. Incommensurable.

in′com·men′su·rate·ly adv.
in′com·men′su·rate·ness n.
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incommensurate

(ˌɪnkəˈmɛnʃərɪt)
adj
1. (when: postpositive, often foll by with) not commensurate; disproportionate
2. incommensurable
ˌincomˈmensurately adv
ˌincomˈmensurateness n
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in•com•men•su•rate

(ˌɪn kəˈmɛn sər ɪt, -ʃər-)

adj.
1. not commensurate; disproportionate; inadequate.
2. incommensurable.
[1640–50]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.incommensurate - not corresponding in size or degree or extent; "a reward incommensurate with his effort"
unequal - poorly balanced or matched in quantity or value or measure
commensurate - corresponding in size or degree or extent; "pay should be commensurate with the time worked"
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Translations

incommensurate

[ˌɪnkəˈmenʃərɪt] ADJ (frm) → desproporcionado
to be incommensurate withno guardar relación con
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incommensurate

adj
to be incommensurate with somethingin keinem Verhältnis zu etw stehen
(= inadequate)unzureichend (to für)
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