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American English: /ˌkɑntrəˈdɪkt(ə)ri/
British English: /kɒntrəˈdɪkt(ə)ri/

Translation of contradictory in Spanish:


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    • As a skilled political counsellor More had to display his rhetorical skills in justifying often mutually incompatible or contradictory statements and beliefs in the service of the state.
    • These studies lead to different, and often contradictory, conclusions.
    • Secular culture so often teaches us that religion and science are mutually exclusive, even contradictory, forces.

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