Michael Nygard in an article that looks at the 2, completely unrelated, definitions of consistency; the one in ACID and the one from CAP:
So it turns out that “consistency (predicate)” and
“consistency (history)” are two distinct ideas that happen
to share a word. It is always an error to substitute the
distributed systems definition of “consistency” for the C
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