(In`cog*nos"ci*ble) a. Incognizable. In`cog*nos"ci*bil"i*ty n.
(In`co*her"ence In`co*her"en*cy) n. [Cf. F. incohérence.]
1. The quality or state of being incoherent; want of coherence; want of cohesion or adherence. Boyle.
2. Want of connection; incongruity; inconsistency; want of agreement or dependence of one part on another; as,
the incoherence of arguments, facts, etc.
Incoherences in matter, and suppositions without proofs, put handsomely together, are apt to pass for
3. That which is incoherent.
Crude incoherencies . . . and nauseous tautologies.South.
(In`co*her"ent) a. [Pref. in- not + coherent: cf. F. incohérent.]
1. Not coherent; wanting cohesion; loose; unconnected; physically disconnected; not fixed to each; said
of material substances. Woodward.
2. Wanting coherence or agreement; incongruous; inconsistent; having no dependence of one part on
another; logically disconnected. "The same rambling, incoherent manner." Bp. Warburton.
(In`co*her`en*tif"ic) a. [E. incoherent + L. facere to make.] Causing incoherence. [R.]
(In`co*her"ent*ly) adv. In an incoherent manner; without due connection of parts.
(In`co*her"ent*ness), n. Incoherence.
(In`co*in"ci*dence) n. The quality of being incoincident; want of coincidence. [R.]
(In`co*in"ci*dent) a. Not coincident; not agreeing in time, in place, or principle.
(In`co*lu"mi*ty) n. [L. incolumitas, fr. incolumis uninjured, safe; perh. fr. in intens. + (doubtful)
columis safe.] Safety; security. [Obs.] Howell.
(In*com"ber) v. t. See Encumber.
(In`com*bine") v. i. To be incapable of combining; to disagree; to differ. [Obs.] Milton.
(In`com*bus`ti*bil"i*ty) n. [Cf. F. incombustilité.] The quality of being incombustible.
Incombustible cloth, a tissue of amianthus or asbestus; also, a fabric imbued with an incombustible
(In`com*bus"ti*ble) a. [Pref. in- not + combustible: cf. F. incombustible.] Not combustible; not
capable of being burned, decomposed, or consumed by fire; uninflammable; as, asbestus is an incombustible
substance; carbon dioxide is an incombustible gas.
In`com*bus"ti*ble*ness, n. In`com*bus"ti*bly, adv.