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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 per·ad·ven·ture /ˈpɝədˌvɛnʧɚ/
 (ad.)或者,偶然,不料疑惑,疑問懷疑,偶然之事

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Per·ad·ven·ture adv. & conj.  By chance; perhaps; it may be; if; supposing. “If peradventure he speak against me.”
    Peradventure there be fifty righteous within the city.   --Gen. xviii. 24.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Per·ad·ven·ture, n. Chance; hap; hence, doubt; question; as, proved beyond peradventure.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 peradventure
      adv : by chance; "perhaps she will call tomorrow"; "we may
            possibly run into them at the concert"; "it may
            peradventure be thought that there never was such a
            time" [syn: possibly, perchance, perhaps, maybe,
             mayhap]