contingency plan


noun

a course of action to be followed if a preferred plan fails or an existing situation changes.
a plan or procedure that will take effect if an emergency occurs; emergency plan.

Nearby words

  1. continently,
  2. continents,
  3. contingence,
  4. contingency,
  5. contingency fund,
  6. contingency reserve,
  7. contingency table,
  8. contingency tax,
  9. contingent,
  10. contingent beneficiary

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