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contingency

US [kənˈtɪndʒənsi]
UK [kənˈtɪndʒ(ə)nsi]
  • n.可能发生的事;偶发(或不测、意外)事件
  • Web偶然性;意外事故;意外事件
Plural Form:contingencies  
contingency
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n.
1.
可能发生的事;偶发(或不测、意外)事件an event that may or may not happen
We must consider all possible contingencies.
我们必须考虑一切可能发生的事。
to make contingency plans(= plans for what to do if a particular event happens or does not happen)
拟订应变计划
a contingency fund(= to pay for sth that might happen in the future)
意外开支准备金

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