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flukes

noun
plural of fluke

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an unexpected benefit or advantage resulting from the uncertain course of events
  • the discovery of oil on their property was just an amazing fluke

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“Flukes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flukes. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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