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toss up

1. Statistically uncertain.
2. As likely to occur as not.
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Comparing their predictions with their subsequent behavior offered further evidence of the impact of the coin toss.
the coin toss contest website read after the toss last year.
FIRST-INNINGS AVERAGES THE TOSS Australia's average total in last ten Tests 394 Visitors' average total in last ten Tests 380 Average total in last ten Tests involving England 297 Aus average total in last ten Tests v England 293 England's average total in last ten Tests 302 AUSTRALIA ENGLAND Tosses won 23 30 All Tests Pld Won bat 1st Won bat 2nd Tie Draw Won toss and batted 78 34 32 0 12 Won toss and fielded 20 10 5 0 5 First Test November 25-29 BRISBANE The Gabba is Australia's fortress.
Toss bean bags at upright targets made from cardboard boxes or wooden cut-outs.
Add shredded chicken, cabbage, carrots, mint and rau ram to the bowl of onions and seasonings and toss to coat everything well.
Toss in the rice, some frozen peas or edamame (soybeans), and/ or fresh or drained, canned sliced mushrooms, and stir constantly.
Leslie Lewis, director of the Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau, who has worked with the chamber since the first toss, says she is seeking to hold the event at a football field in January because the catapults that were used in 2005 threw fruit and cake all over town.
Sunday marked the second time in as many years that a rookie took home first-place honors in the women's ax toss.
The purpose of a coin toss is to determine an outcome in the real world, however.
TOSS Corporation, a provider of network and disaster avoidance services headquartered in Framingham, Mass, has introduced a virtual PBX (private branch exchange) service that will instantly replicate a law firm's entire voice communications system if the local system is unavailable.
Until TOSS stepped in, law firms that had invested in midrange systems or main frames were unable to protect their information in a disaster avoidance environment and take advantage of lower-cost technologies.
5-gallon kegs, hoping to earn top score and induction into the hallowed "World Keg Toss Association Hall of Fame.