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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·co·her·ence /ˌɪnkoˈhɪrən(t)s, ˈhɛr-/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·co·her·ence /ˌɪnkoˈhɪrən(t)s, ˈhɛr-/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·co·her·ence In·co·her·en·cy n.
 1. The quality or state of being incoherent; lack of coherence; lack of cohesion or adherence.
 2. Lack of connection; incongruity; inconsistency; lack 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 strong reason.   --Locke.
 3. That which is incoherent.
    Crude incoherencies . . . and nauseous tautologies.   --South.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: lack of cohesion or clarity or organization [syn: incoherency]
           [ant: coherence]
      2: nonsense that is simply incoherent and unintelligible [syn:
         incoherency, unintelligibility]