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the chance that something might happen or be true
the possibility that something will happen
something that is likely to happen or be true
the chance that something might happen
the chance that something will continue to exist or be successful
the possibility that something bad is going to happen
a reasonable chance that something will happen
the degree to which someone is likely to achieve something
used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …
the work that a teacher does when they teach a particular subject, especially to one person or to...
the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives
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