# incommensurable

#### Incommensurable vs Incomparable - What's the difference?

incommensurable | incomparable |

## As adjectives the difference between incommensurable and incomparable

is that incommensurable is (mathematics) of two real numbers, such that their ratio is not a fraction of two integers while incomparable is so much better than another as to be beyond comparison; matchless or unsurpassed.

## As a noun incommensurable

is an incommensurable value or quantity; an irrational number.

#### Discriminatory vs Incommensurable - What's the difference?

discriminatory | incommensurable |

## As adjectives the difference between discriminatory and incommensurable

is that discriminatory is of or pertaining to discrimination (in all senses) while incommensurable is (mathematics) of two real numbers, such that their ratio is not a fraction of two integers.

## As a noun incommensurable is

an incommensurable value or quantity; an irrational number.

#### Incommensurable vs Incompatible - What's the difference?

incommensurable | incompatible |

## As adjectives the difference between incommensurable and incompatible

is that incommensurable is (mathematics) of two real numbers, such that their ratio is not a fraction of two integers while incompatible is of two things: that cannot coexist; not congruous because of differences; irreconcilable; disagreeing.

## As nouns the difference between incommensurable and incompatible

is that incommensurable is an incommensurable value or quantity; an irrational number while incompatible is (medicine|chemistry|chiefly|in the plural) an incompatible substance; one of a group of things that cannot be placed or used together because of a change of chemical composition or opposing medicinal qualities.

#### Proportionate vs Incommensurable - What's the difference?

proportionate | incommensurable |

## As adjectives the difference between proportionate and incommensurable

is that proportionate is in proportion; proportional; commensurable while incommensurable is (mathematics) of two real numbers, such that their ratio is not a fraction of two integers.

## As a verb proportionate

is to make proportionate.

## As a noun incommensurable is

an incommensurable value or quantity; an irrational number.

#### Taxonomy vs Incommensurable - What's the difference?

taxonomy | incommensurable |

## As nouns the difference between taxonomy and incommensurable

is that taxonomy is the science or the technique used to make a classification while incommensurable is an incommensurable value or quantity; an irrational number.

## As an adjective incommensurable is

(mathematics) of two real numbers, such that their ratio is not a fraction of two integers.

#### Incommensurable vs Incommensurably - What's the difference?

incommensurable | incommensurably |