Incongruity

In`con*gru"i*ty

(?), n.;
pl. Incongruities (#).
[Pref. in- not + congruity: cf. F. incongruit.]
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1. The quality or state of being incongruous; lack of congruity; unsuitableness; inconsistency; impropriety.
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The fathers make use of this acknowledgment of the incongruity of images to the Deity, from thence to prove the incongruity of the worship of them.
Bp. Stillingfleet.
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2. Disagreement of parts; lack of symmetry or of harmony. [Obs.]
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3. That which is incongruous; lack of congruity.
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