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possibility

noun [C]  us   /ˌpɑs·əˈbɪl·ə·t̬i/

possibility noun [C] (ACHIEVEMENT)

something that can be done or achieved, or that can exist: One possibility is to hire more people.

possibility noun [C] (POSSIBLE HAPPENING)

something that might or might not happen or exist: There’s a possibility of snow tonight.
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