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an even chance

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishan even chancean even chancePOSSIBLEa situation in which it is just as likely that something will happen as not happen I think we have an even chance of winning. We knew there was an even chance that the operation would fail. even
Examples from the Corpus
an even chanceThere is a suggestion that offspring do not have an even chance of inheriting a trait from either parent.There was always better than an even chance of something like this happening.
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