aleatory definition

  • adjective:
    • influenced by opportunity, chance, or an uncertain result: an aleatory contract between an oil prospector and a landowner.
    • Of or described as betting: aleatory competitions.
    • songs making use of or consisting of sounds is chosen because of the performer or left to risk; indeterminate: An object placed within the piano included an aleatory element to your piece.
    • Depending on the throw of a die; random, arising by possibility
    • Dependent on some uncertain contingency.
    • influenced by opportunity
  • others:
    • Literally, based upon the throw of a die; for this reason, according to a contingent occasion.

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