Noun(1) a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible(2) the quality of being probable; a probable event or the most probable event
(1) He said, ‘In probability it would have happened, so you did it’, and that was it.(2) By the same laws of probability , the chances that a random bus will spontaneously explode for no reason are slim to none.(3) Not only that but it has the same probability of happening as you buying two winning lottery tickets in one week.(4) When there are twice as many attackers as defenders, the winning probability exceeds 80 percent.(5) a probability of 0.5(6) It's all in the hands of fate and probability , which our very educational maths classes taught us how to calculate.(7) The tribunal has established as a probability that the infection was caused by the Armour product.(8) The laws of probability say it cannot happen but Maine Road is still too fresh in the minds of Minstermen everywhere for it to be ignored just yet.(9) This provides increasing probability of recombination and hence increased mapping resolution.(10) In terms of probability , the chance of recombination increases with increase in length of the chromosome arm.(11) The probability of an event is the ratio of the favorable outcomes to the possible outcomes.(12) The probability of that happening is probably somewhat lower than a conventional attack.(13) It shows the extent to which this probability would increase with lower, and decrease with higher, screening costs.(14) If she is young and attractive, the court may consider her remarriage to be a strong probability .(15) The probability of this convergence happening by chance tends to zero as the number of experimental procedures increases.(16) As in most of genetics, breeding good hips is largely a matter of chance, or probability .
1. likelihood ::
2. probable event ::
3. chance ::
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...and so far, I've gotten
your PROBABILITY of death...
The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 9
to calculate the PROBABILITY
of the interaction.
The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 8
What PROBABILITY do we have
of leaving the bank alive?
Money Heist Season 3, Episode 6
In case you need me?
I'm thinking the PROBABILITY is high.
Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 10
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