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contingencies

noun
plural of contingency

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1 something that might happen
  • agencies trying to provide for every contingency in a national emergency

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2 something upon which the carrying out of an agreement or offer depends
  • an offer to buy the house, with the contingency that it pass inspection

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“Contingencies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/contingencies. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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