Definitions

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  • n. an unpredictable phenomenon

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Examples

  • If the chimney’s not clogged, we could even chance a fire.

    Conqueror's Moon

  • But, coldbloodedly, it was an even chance that Leighton would die — Hornblower had signed too many casualty lists to be unaware of the chances of a wounded man's recovery.

    Flying Colours

  • The first I call Opus#1.1 expect companies in that category to triple value within 35 years with an even chance of 50% loss on the investment.

    Strategic Management in Developing Countries Case Studies

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