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off chance

noun uk   us   UK informal
on the off chance hoping that something may be possible, although it is not likely: I applied for the job on the off chance, but I didn't seriously expect to get it.
(Definition of off chance from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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