be inconsistent

See: conflict
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The fourth point is consistency: for though the subject of the imitation, who suggested the type, be inconsistent, still he must be consistently inconsistent.
Would it be inconsistent with her respect for her father's memory to examine the letter?
99, TEI believes it would be inconsistent to establish a company-size threshold for disclosure of the loss or valuation reserves.
Diam's reliability continues to be a boon for winemakers, especially as other closure alternatives, such as screw caps, prove to be inconsistent over time.
the taxpayer is given the intended choice with some specificity -- would be inconsistent with that congressional intent.
Should results be inconsistent with expectations, the ratings could be re-evaluated.
Consequently, we believe that the retroactive application of regulations overturning such rulings would not only be at odds with the general principles underlying section 7805(b) of the Code, but would also be inconsistent with the legislative history of section 461(h).
We believe that entering into an aircraft purchase commitment or taking other action that would preclude your stockholders from fairly considering the exchange offer/merger proposal we have previously communicated to you would constitute an impermissible "shark repellant" and would be inconsistent with your fiduciary duties under Delaware law.
HIV-positive women were also significantly more likely to be inconsistent condom users (78.
The Council's members are chosen by the Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's supreme religious leader, and are empowered with veto power over any legislation they deem to be inconsistent with Iran's Constitution or Islamic law.
However, the same physician completed a similar study in Narino Department in May, concerning the same types of health problems as alleged in Putumayo, and found the several cases that he reviewed to be inconsistent with glyphosate exposure.
Board members debated very carefully whether those appointments would be inconsistent with our charter.