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  • n. A decision in which neither choice is clearly favorable or unfavorable, or for which the outcome does not matter.
  • n. Either of two outcomes that are equally likely.
  • n. The toss of a coin used to decide some issue.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The throwing up of a coin to decide something, as a wager or a choice; hence, an even chance; a case in which conditions or probabilities are equal.

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

  • n. an unpredictable phenomenon

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