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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Uncertainty  \Un*cer"tain*ty\,  n.;  pl  {Uncertainties}. 
  1.  The  quality  or  state  of  being  uncertain. 
  2.  That  which  is  uncertain;  something  unknown. 
  Our  shepherd's  case  is  every  man's  case  that  quits  a 
  moral  certainty  for  an  uncertainty.  --L'Estrange. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  1:  being  unsettled  or  in  doubt:  "the  uncertainty  of  the 
  outcome"  [syn:  {uncertainness}]  [ant:  {certainty}] 
  2:  the  state  of  being  unsure  of  something  [syn:  {doubt},  {incertitude}, 
  {dubiety},  {doubtfulness},  {dubiousness}]  [ant:  {certainty}] 

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