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prob·a·bil·is·tic

 (prŏb′ə-bə-lĭs′tĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or based on probabilism.
2. Of, based on, or affected by probability, randomness, or chance: "Like powerful sorcerers, all humans can see the future—not a clear and determined future, but a murky, probabilistic one" (Jonathan Gottschall).

prob′a·bil·ist′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.probabilistic - of or relating to the Roman Catholic philosophy of probabilism
2.probabilistic - of or relating to or based on probability; "probabilistic quantum theory"
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probabilistic

[ˌprɒbəbəˈlɪstɪk] ADJprobabilístico
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probabilistic

adj (esp Philos) → probabilistisch; these are all probabilistic modelsdies sind alles wahrscheinliche Modelle
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Years 2018 to 2022 are predicted to be an anomalously warm periods with an increased likelihood of extreme temperatures, according to a probabilistic forecast system reported in Nature Communications.