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Incompatible or at variance; contradictory:‘there are conflicting accounts of what occurred’
- ‘National guidance derived from the records of multiple organisations was conflicting.’
- ‘However, the physiological reports in the literature are conflicting.’
- ‘However, there is conflicting evidence on the benefit of diuretics in phosgene induced pulmonary oedema.’
- ‘Last week the FDA said antidepressant use by children actually rose this year, directly conflicting with Medco's data.’
- ‘However, there is conflicting evidence regarding the effect of smoking on glycaemic control.’
- ‘The evidence for a direct effect of macrolides on neutrophil chemotaxis is conflicting.’
- ‘What we're down to here is conflicting rights.’
- ‘Indeed, conflicting 'messages' could be read into the film.’
- ‘No evidence of even fair quality exists, or the existing evidence is conflicting.’
- ‘I remember the thoughts that flooded my mind, each conflicting with the next.’
- ‘Data on gender differences in self-reported emotional intensity and expressivity are conflicting.’
- ‘The collected data on the effects of salinity stress on PSII photochemistry are conflicting.’
- ‘In the beginning of the article, he prophetically states, "The results are somewhat conflicting."’
- ‘Growing up, I adopted for myself two identities, never conflicting - I loved them both.’
- ‘There is conflicting evidence about the date of composition.’
- ‘The evidence of what took place at the meeting of July 14th is conflicting.’
- ‘We are reaching the point where the process of rationalization is conflicting with the deepest human needs.’
- ‘There is conflicting case law on whether a private placement can be given retrospective authorization.’
- ‘Evidence for the use of probiotics in the treatment of Helicobacter pylori infection has been conflicting.’
- ‘The existing government safety standards are ambiguous and conflicting at best.’
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