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Definition of Probable

Probable
Probable Prob"a*ble, a. [L. probabilis, fr. probare to try, approve, prove: cf. F. probable. See Prove, and cf. Provable.] 1. Capable of being proved. [Obs.] 2. Having more evidence for than against; supported by evidence which inclines the mind to believe, but leaves some room for doubt; likely. That is accounted probable which has better arguments producible for it than can be brought against it. --South. I do not say that the principles of religion are merely probable; I have before asserted them to be morally certain. --Bp. Wilkins.

Meaning of Probable from wikipedia

- In United States criminal law, probable cause is the standard by which police authorities have reason to obtain a warrant for the arrest of a suspected...
- coin is fair, the two outcomes ("heads" and "tails") are both equally probable; the probability of "heads" equals the probability of "tails"; and since...
- In number theory, a probable prime (PRP) is an integer that satisfies a specific condition that is satisfied by all prime numbers, but which is not satisfied...
- A carcinogen is any substance, radionuclide, or radiation that promotes carcinogenesis, the formation of cancer. This may be due to the ability to damage...
- In statistics, probable error defines the half-range of an interval about a central point for the distribution, such that half of the values from the distribution...
- In the military science of ballistics, circular error probable (CEP) (also circular error probability or circle of equal probability) is a measure of a...
- a preliminary hearing, preliminary examination, evidentiary hearing or probable cause hearing is a proceeding, after a criminal complaint has been filed...
- Safety Board released the following probable cause in a report adopted July 15, 1970: The Board determines the probable cause of this accident to be the...
- The most probable number method, otherwise known as the method of Poisson zeroes, is a method of getting quantitative data on concentrations of discrete...
- su****ion is a legal standard of proof in United States law that is less than probable cause, the legal standard for arrests and warrants, but more than an "inchoate...
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