compossible

[kom-pos-uh-buh l, kuh m-]
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adjective

compatible; potentially consistent, as with another statement, theory, etc.
able to exist or happen together.

Origin of compossible

From the Medieval Latin word compossibilis, dating back to 1630–40. See com-, possible
Related formscom·pos·si·bil·i·ty, noun
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compossible

adjective

rare possible in coexistence with something else
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