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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being not likely to be true or to occur or to have occurred

Usage examples (38)
  • Impossibility should never be confused with improbability
  • The improbability of such rare coincidences
  • Assertions for which there is abundant positive evidence are often disbelieved, on account of what is called their improbability, or impossibility.
  • The improbability will be the greater, the more complicated the routes; and it will become impossibility, if the zigzags are infinitely complicated. for more
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