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English definition of “strong”

strong

adjective (LIKELY)    /strɒŋ/ US  /strɑːŋ/
very likely to happen : There's a strong possibility / likelihood of finding the child within the next few hours . The treatment's chances of success are stronger if it is started as soon as the disease is diagnosed .Possible and probable
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