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Meaning of “probability” - Learner’s Dictionary

probability

noun     /ˌprɒbəˈbɪləti/
[C, U] how likely it is that something will happen: [+ of + doing sth] What's the probability of winning? [+ (that)] There's a high probability that he'll get the job.StatisticsPossible and probable
in all probability
used to mean that something is very likely: She will, in all probability, have left before we arrive.Possible and probable
Translations of “probability”
in Korean 개연성…
in Arabic احتِمال…
in Portuguese probabilidade…
in Catalan probabilitat…
in Japanese 可能性, 確率…
in Italian probabilità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可能性…
in Russian вероятность…
in Turkish ihtimal, olasılık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可能性…
in Polish prawdopodobieństwo…
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