from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A lottery in which bets are made on an unpredictable number, such as a daily stock quotation.
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- n. A lottery in which bettors attempt to guess which numbers will later be drawn randomly.
- n. The use of inappropriate statistics (numbers) to reflect a desired result (usually misleading).
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- n. an illegal daily lottery
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