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1. Event that occurs indeterminedly without discernible human or divine intention or direction and not in assoc. with observable pattern, natural necessity, or causal relation. Chance events are occurrences not caused by conscious or unconscious teleology. 2. Assumed impersonal determiner of chance events.

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