in the event of

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in the event of

: if (something) happens
  • In the event of rain , the ceremony will be held indoors.
  • I can call for help in the event of an emergency.

Word by Word Definitions

event play
  1. : outcome

  2. : the final outcome or determination of a legal action

  3. : a postulated outcome, condition, or eventuality


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