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expectancy

ex·pect·an·cy

expectancy

 
pronunciation:
ihk spek tn si
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
inflections: expectancies
definition 1: the state of expecting; anticipation.
similar words:
anticipation, hope
definition 2: something that is expected.
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derivation: expectance (n.)
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