in the event of

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: 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.

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“In the event of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20event%20of. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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