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com·pat·i·ble / kəmˈpatəbəl/ • adj. (of two things) able to exist or occur together without conflict: the fruitiness of Beaujolais is compatible with a number of meat dishes. ∎  (of two people) able to have a harmonious relationship: well-suited. ∎  (of one thing) consistent with another: the symptoms were compatible with gastritis. ∎  (of a computer, a piece of software, or other device) able to be used with a specified piece of equipment or software without special adaptation or modification. • n. a computer that can use software designed for another make or type. DERIVATIVES: com·pat·i·bil·i·ty / kəmˌpatəˈbilitē/ n. com·pat·i·bly / -blē/ adv.

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compatible †sympathetic XV; mutually tolerant, congruous XV. — F. — medL. compatibilis (as in beneficium compatibile benefice tenable with another), f. compatí; see prec. and -IBLE.

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