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course of events

Definition of course of events

  1. :  the things that have happened, that are happening, or that will happen <It's difficult to predict the course of events.>



Word by Word Definitions

courseplay
  1. :  the act or action of moving in a path from point to point

    :  the path over which something moves or extends: as

    :  racecourse

  1. :  to follow close upon :  pursue

    :  to hunt or pursue (game) with hounds

    :  to cause (dogs) to run (as after game)

eventplay events
  1. :  outcome

    :  the final outcome or determination of a legal action

    :  a postulated outcome, condition, or eventuality


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