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all things being equal

if everything happens as expected: All things being equal, I'll be at home on Tuesday.
Translations of “all things being equal”
in Chinese (Traditional) 如果一切照常, 如果一切順利…
in Chinese (Simplified) 如果一切照常, 如果一切顺利…
(Definition of all things being equal from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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