A ratio of the number of ways something **can** occur to the number of ways it **cannot** occur.

The odds of a month being August are 1 : 11 (August vs all other months)

The odds of a coin landing heads up is 1 : 1 (heads vs tails)

Definition of

A ratio of the number of ways something **can** occur to the number of ways it **cannot** occur.

The odds of a month being August are 1 : 11 (August vs all other months)

The odds of a coin landing heads up is 1 : 1 (heads vs tails)

See: Probability

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