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tossup

[taws-uhp, tos-] /ˈtɔsˌʌp, ˈtɒs-/
noun
1.
the tossing of a coin to decide something by its fall.
2.
an even choice or chance:
It's a tossup whether they'll come or not.
Origin of tossup
1740-1750
First recorded in 1740-50; noun use of verb phrase toss up
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