What is the definition of probability?

Definitions for probability

  • noun - the quality of being probable; a probable event or the most probable event; "for a while mutiny seemed a probability"; "going by past experience there was a high probability that the visitors were lost"
  • noun - 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; "the probability that an unbiased coin will fall with the head up is 0.5"
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    measure quantity amount quality

    Hyponyms for probability

    likeliness exceedance slim chance risk of infection conditional probability fair chance joint probability contingent probability sporting chance risk likelihood cross section fat chance risk of exposure

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