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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Odds For

Noun
The ratio of positive outcomes compared to negative outcomes, as expected in the long term given a particular situation; as opposed to odds against. Expressed with the number of expected positive outcomes first.

Noun
A situation in which there is a greater probability that it will happen than there is a probability that it will not happen.

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way Straight - [Number]-way Straight
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Zuke


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