happenchance


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hap·pen·chance

 (hăp′ən-chăns′)
n.
A happenstance.

happenchance

(ˈhæpənˌtʃɑːns)
n
a fluke or a coincidental event
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happenchance

noun
An unexpected random event:
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He's dead right too because if not we are looking at the greatest case of happenchance in human history and what took place is 30,000 coincidences occurring simultaneously across 15 separate financial institutions.
Lennon's journey to the Reds came about through fortunate happenchance but required patience and self-belief to become a reality.
I dismissed the first rude cow that dashed across the field as a happenchance heifer.
Victor DeNoble's happenchance discovery of an addictive ingredient in cigarettes prompted an avalanche of reactions.
The process for this is systematic, not happenchance (Baldwin, 1980).
However, happenchance led us to find previous expositions.
B) The genesis of the second project, somewhat akin to the first, was with a series of happenchance events involving a personal relationship of a member of the centre staff with an independent consultant already working with that particular corporation.
The happenchance astounded Savaikie, who recognizes dozens of species by their call alone and has spent years tracking the owl.