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contingents

noun
plural of contingent

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1 a body of persons chosen as representatives of a larger group
  • the local Scout troop traditionally sends a large contingent to the jamboree

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2 something that might happen
  • officials in charge of managing the national emergency tried to prepare for every contingent, no matter how improbable

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contingent (on or upon)

contingents

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“Contingents.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/contingents. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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