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 for improbableness
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Improbable \Im*prob"a*ble\, a. [L. improbabilis; pref. im- not +
     probabilis probable: cf. F. improbable. See Probable.]
     Not probable; unlikely to be true; not to be expected under
     the circumstances or in the usual course of events; as, an
     improbable story or event.
     [1913 Webster]
           He . . . sent to Elutherius, then bishop of Rome, an
           improbable letter, as some of the contents discover.
     -- Im*prob"a*ble*ness, n. -- Im*prob"a*bly, adv.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the quality of being improbable; "impossibility should
           never be confused with improbability"; "the improbability
           of such rare coincidences" [syn: improbability,
           improbableness] [ant: probability]

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