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  Definition of occur
  1. come to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"
  2. come to one''s mind; suggest itself; "It occurred to me that we should hire another secretary"; "A great idea then came to her"
  3. to be found to exist; "sexism occurs in many workplaces"; "precious stones occur in a large area in Brazil"
Similar Words: happen, hap, go on, pass off, pass, fall out, come about, take place, come

 

Hyponyms: break, recrudesce, develop, arise, come up, intervene, transpire, give, operate, supervene, proceed, go, come, fall, anticipate, recur, repeat, go off, come off, go over, come around, roll around, happen, materialize, materialise, befall, bechance, betide, concur, coincide, chance, shine, strike, turn out, synchronize, synchronise, contemporize, contemporise, pair, geminate, run, collocate, abound in, teem in, pullulate with

 

Derivational Morphology: hap, happening, occurrence, natural event

 

 
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