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English definition of “a numbers game”

a numbers game

a situation in which the most important factor is how many of a particular thing there are, especially when you disapprove of this: To me, business is more than just a numbers game.Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of a numbers game from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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