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English definition of “possibility”

possibility

noun     /ˌpɒsəˈbɪləti/
CHANCE [C, U] B1 a chance that something may happen or be true: a distinct/real possibility Is there any possibility of changing this ticket? [+ (that)] There is a strong possibility that she was lying.Possible and probable
CHOICE [C] B2 something that you can choose to do: "We could go by car." "Yes, that's a possibility." Have you considered the possibility of flying? → Opposite impossibility (impossible)Taking and choosing
(Definition of possibility noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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