Kontingenz

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Late Latin contingentia, from contingō (come into contact).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔntɪŋˈɡɛnt͡s/
  • Hyphenation: Kon‧tin‧genz

Noun[edit]

Kontingenz f (genitive Kontingenz, no plural)

  1. (philosophy, psychology, sociology, statistics) contingency (quality of being contingent; unpredictability)

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