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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
(Definition of probability from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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