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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Contingent (0.01402 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Contingent.
English → Indonesian
rombongan, tak tentu
English → English
adj 1: possible but not certain to occur; “they had to plan for
2: determined by conditions or circumstances not yet
established; “arms sales contingent on the approval of
[syn: contingent on(p)
, dependent on(p)
, dependant on(p)
, depending on(p)
3: uncertain because of uncontrollable circumstances; “the
results of confession were not contingent, they were
- George Eliot
n 1: a gathering of persons representative of some larger group;
“each nation sent a contingent of athletes to the
2: a temporary military unit; “the peace-keeping force includes
one British contingent”
English → English
1. An event which may or may not happen; that which is
unforeseen, undetermined, or dependent on something
future; a contingency.
His understanding could almost pierce into future
2. That which falls to one in a division or apportionment
among a number; a suitable share; proportion; esp., a
quota of troops.
From the Alps to the border of Flanders, contingents
were required . . . 200,000 men were in arms.
, a. [L. contingens, -entis, p. pr. of
contingere to touch on all sides, to happen; con- + tangere
to touch: cf. F. contingent. See Tangent
1. Possible, or liable, but not certain, to occur;
Weighing so much actual crime against so much
contingent advantage. --Burke.
2. Dependent on that which is undetermined or unknown; as,
the success of his undertaking is contingent upon events
which he can not control. “Uncertain and contingent
3. (Law) Dependent for effect on something that may or may
not occur; as, a contingent estate.
If a contingent legacy be left to any one when he
attains, or if he attains, the age of twenty-one.