improbability


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the quality of being improbable

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The improbability of the existence of a force equal to that object has been discussed and demonstrated in different parts of these papers; but that the futility of the objection under consideration may appear in the strongest light, it shall be conceded for a moment that such a force might exist, and the national government shall be supposed to be in the actual possession of it.
He had a scanty flat crop of hair, in colour and consistency like some very mangy yellow fur tippet; it was so unlike hair, that it must have been a wig, but for the stupendous improbability of anybody's voluntarily sporting such a head.
She assured the people that the vote counting machines are very efficient and she is not surprised about the alleged zero votes that some candidates garnered if there was a statistical improbability.
But she said she would worry about zero votes if there was a statistical improbability.
However the OAS, which had observers monitoring the election, called for a repeat of the vote, saying the official version of the count included "extreme statistical improbability.
Aside from their improbability, these predictions don't tell me much about facility management, so I am emboldened to make two of my own, both involving technology.
Continuing his tirade against the Opposition, he said, "Congress' vision for Gujarat is based on constitutional impossibility and financial improbability.
De Lima, however, explained the doctrine of statistical improbability does not apply to Tolentino's poll results especially since she also garnered zero votes in the same precincts that Tolentino identified as his pilot precincts.
Lucky in Love hits just the right balance of real-world problems with notes of improbability.
But the skilful writing and strength of characterisation balance out the improbability, creating a gripping and intriguing read packed with breakneck tension.
Whatever the improbability of Premier League survival, the team which performed so well against Arsenal can beat the Cherries.
Their seemingly impossible mission is to assassinate a Nazi ambassador, an operation that's shot well enough to paper over its sheer improbability.
A broad grin spread across his face and there was a shake of the head at the improbability of it all.
Rothschild's winning title The Improbability of Love is her debut novel and is about skulduggery in the London art world.
Initially unsure what to do with it, she eventually starts to research the painting's history and discovers that it is The Improbability Of Love - a lost masterpiece by the artist Antoine Watteau.