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probable

adjective uk   /ˈprɒb.ə.bl̩/ us    /ˈprɑː.bə-/
B2 likely to be true or likely to happen: The probable cause of death was heart failure. An election in June seems increasingly probable. [+ that] It is probable that share prices will fall still further.
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