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  • 81sporting chance — n. Informal a fair or even chance …

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  • 82play fair — play using rules, give everyone an equal chance    A referee will help us to play fair, to play according to the rules …

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  • 83be fair — spoken used for telling someone to stop being unreasonable Be fair, they didn t really give her much of a chance …

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  • 84if Saint Paul’s day be fair and clear, it will betide a happy year — The Conversion of St. Paul is traditionally celebrated on 25 January. Cf. c 1340 ROBERT OF AVESBURY Hist. (1720) 266 clara dies Pauli bona tempora denotat anni, a clear St. Paul’s day denotes good times for the year. 1584 R. SCOT Discovery of… …

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  • 85sporting chance — sport′ing chance′ n. a fair opportunity for a favorable outcome in an enterprise • Etymology: 1895–1900 …

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  • 86fairshake — fair shake n. Informal A fair chance, as at achieving success. * * * …

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  • 87Gambler's fallacy — The Gambler s fallacy, also known as the Monte Carlo fallacy (because its most famous example happened in a Monte Carlo Casino in 1913)[1], and also referred to as the fallacy of the maturity of chances, is the belief that if deviations from… …

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  • 88Probability — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Probability >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 probability probability likelihood Sgm: N 1 credibleness credibleness Sgm: N 1 likeliness likeliness &c. >Adj. GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 vraisemblance vraisemblance …

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  • 89Comparison of cricket and baseball — Cricket and baseball are the best known members of a family of related bat and ball games. While many of their rules, terminology, and strategies are similar, there are many differences some subtle, some major between the two games. Other present …

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  • 90Comparison between cricket and baseball — Baseball and cricket at the professional level are the best known members of a family of related bat and ball games. While many of their rules, terminology, and strategies are similar, there are many differences some subtle, some major between… …

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  • 91Climate of the United Kingdom — Hardiness zones in the British Isles. The United Kingdom straddles the geographic mid latitudes between 50 60 N from the equator. It is also positioned on the western seaboard of Eurasia, the world s largest land mass. These boundary conditions… …

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  • 92Genetic erosion — is a process whereby an already limited gene pool of an endangered species of plant or animal diminishes even more when individuals from the surviving population die off without getting a chance to meet and breed with others in their endangered… …

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  • 93education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of… …

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  • 94likelihood — I noun anticipation, chance, conceivability, conceivableness, confident expectation, excellent prospect, expectance, expectancy, expectation, fair chance, fair prospect, favorable chance, favorable prospect, good chance, good prospect, likeliness …

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  • 95Canned hunt — A canned hunt is essentially a trophy hunt. The hunter is more likely than not to kill because the animal is kept in a more confined area, such as in a fenced in area. According to the dictionary definition a canned hunt is a hunt for animals… …

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  • 96Pollie Awards — The Pollie Awards and Conference is an annual event hosted by the American Association of Political Consultants. AAPC recognizes work in the newspaper, direct mail, phones, internet, fund raising, radio, television, and student categories. The… …

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  • 97hunting — /hun ting/, n. 1. the act of a person, animal, or thing that hunts. 2. Elect. the periodic oscillating of a rotating electromechanical system about a mean space position, as in a synchronous motor. adj. 3. of, for, engaged in, or used while… …

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  • 98probability — I noun anticipation, appearance of truth, believability, chance, conceivability, credibility, credibleness, expectation, fair chance, fair expectation, favorable chance, liability, liableness, likelihood, likeliness, odds, ostensibility,… …

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  • 99Gerrymandering — Jerrymander redirects here. Jerrymander may also refer to the arachnid known as Solifugae. For the 2010 documentary film, see Gerrymandering (film). Part of the Politics series …

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  • 100Clark Shaughnessy — Shaughnessy as Maryland coach in 1942 Sport(s) Football, basketball Biographical details Born March 6, 1892 …

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