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How does block propagation delay not cause accidental forks?

Block propagation delay, it looks like, is about 122 seconds in some cases. If another block is formed before the first block is completed, wouldn't this accidentally create a fork? How would this fork be resolved? Someone's transactions are bound to get lost. Example: Let's start with a block A. Say block B was just completed, and is now being propagated. If, during that delay, someone made a transaction and a new block C was created before block B reached them, wouldn't their blockchain become forked, with A->C and A->B? How does bitcoin prevent accidental forks like this?

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