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    Hanka is offline Senior Member
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    could you please explain the meaning of the following sentence:

    The Police now hope for a result by mere coincidence.

    Does it mean, that the police thinks that only coincidence can help clarify the case?

    Thank you very much.


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    MrPedantic is offline Moderator
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    Re: meaning

    Hello Hanka

    That sounds like a good interpretation. In other words, the police will now have to rely on luck.

    All the best,


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    Re: meaning

    rely on luch .
    good explanation

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