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English definition of “serendipity”


noun [U] uk   /ˌser.ənˈdɪp.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/ formal
the fact of finding interesting or valuable things by chanceGood luck and bad luck
adjective uk   /-təs/ us    /-t̬əs/
Reading should be an adventure, a personal experience full of serendipitous surprises.Chance and randomnessCausing pleasure
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