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unforeseen adj
1 not anticipated; "unanticipated and disconcerting lines of development"- H.W.Glidden; "unforeseen circumstances"; "a virtue unlooked-for in people so full of energy"; "like a bolt out of the blue" [syn: unanticipated, unlooked-for, out of the blue(p)]
2 happening or coming quickly and without warning; "a sudden unexpected development" [syn: unexpected]

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  1. not foreseen.
  2. not expected.


not foreseen
not expected

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