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liability (s) (noun), liabilities (pl)
1. A legal responsibility for something; especially, for costs or damages.
2. Something for which a person is responsible; for example, a debt.
3. That which holds a person back or causes trouble.
4. Someone who is a burden or who prevents a successful outcome or causes a social embarrassment.
5. The likelihood or probability of something happening.
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