casualty (n.)
chance occurrence, uncertainty, precariousness
KL IV.iii.44[disguised Kent to Gentleman, of Cordelia and Lear] his own unkindness ... turned her / To foreign casualties
Per V.i.92[Marina to Pericles] time ... to the world and awkward casualties / Bound me in servitude
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