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Noun
A future event or circumstance which is possible but cannot be predicted with certainty
“On the radio, warnings were going out to holiday campers to have a contingency for a possible evacuation in the event of a fire.”
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A condition or qualification attached to an agreement or statement
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“It depends on the contingency that it shall not be released or destroyed before it can take effect.”
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The situation or state of affairs
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Replacement
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A chance or possibility for progress or profit
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The state or condition of being relative
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The theory, especially in ethics or aesthetics, that conceptions of truth and moral values are not absolute but are relative to the persons or groups holding them
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A particular point in events or time
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An incident or event
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(provision for/against) Financial or other arrangements for future eventualities or requirements
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A person or thing that is one's choice to go to (for some purpose)
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Critical juncture
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A sum of money saved for the future
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An unlikely chance occurrence, especially a surprising piece of luck
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A coincidental occurrence
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An unusual and exciting or daring experience
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An unfortunate event, typically happening by chance
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The condition of being probable
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A person or thing whose presence or behaviour is likely to put one at a disadvantage
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The possibility that something unpleasant or unwelcome will happen
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