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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.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an illegal daily lottery

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