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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    in probability theory, a theorem that states that the more often a process is repeated, the closer the results will be to the expected value

    Apple is so big, it’s running up against the law of large numbers.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 02/10/2012

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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