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'occur'

Overview of verb occur
1. happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place -- (come to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important")

2. occur, come -- (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. occur -- (to be found to exist; "sexism occurs in many workplaces"; "precious stones occur in a large area in Brazil")



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