incompossible

incompossible

(ˌɪnkɒmˈpɒsɪbəl)
adj
(Logic) incompatible; mutually exclusive
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However, given that two or more actions can extensionally overlap without thereby being mutually unperformable, if such actions are specified in the relevant rights, then those rights will not be incompossible, notwithstanding their extensional overlap.
These theories of dynamic becomings invite us to joyfully travel along 'incompossible lines of time' where the human is not necessarily the maker of history and the future, and might not even have a place in it.
Hamadeh has a philosophical view of the archive that reflects the Lebanese understanding, since the civil war ended without resolution in 1990, of history as a set of incompossible narratives.
Since, as I will argue, allowing forestalling leads to "incompossible duties and rights" (Steiner, 1994, p.
By contrast, Duke can engage with the city only in the past or in the future, echoing the zombies and forgers of Deleuze's any-spaces-whatever, who consistently generate false narration marked by "the incompossible." The incompossible is a situation in which "the past may be true without being necessarily true" and in which mutually exclusive presents generated by this past might exist side by side.
More importantly it invites questions about what is incompossible by virtue of such causal interaction.
In particular, one can use the dot-notation introduced in section 6 to express a version of the claim that incompossible objects form a set:
The result is that we find ourselves holding beliefs which are individually plausible but mutually incompossible. Such cognitive dissonance constitutes an apory.
The mixing together of things that are incompossible cannot be stopped.
Deleuze's conceptualization reflects Leibniz's idea that "bifurcations and divergences of series are genuine borders between incompossible worlds, such that the monads that exist wholly include the compossible world that moves into existence" (1993, 81).
In An insufficiency in our screens: our hurt sang back to mlk when the incompossible appeared (2006), architectural fragments mass toward a vertical fold in the center of the drawing: windows, stairs, rooms, and passageways are stitched and creased together by similitude and shading.