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    Definition of happens in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFhappenPRhappeningPT, PPhappened
    1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of happen.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The presence of stop codons at two different positions in ΨAvTpsB and ΨAvTpsB’ suggests that pseudogenization happened after their acquisition.
        • The geologic record registers a number of other things happening around the time of this superwave passage.
        • Most often, this happens pericentrally, but the lipid deposition can also occur in the periportal zone, see [104 ] and the references therein.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • I relive that horrible accident every night and wake screaming, just as I screamed when it happened.
        • Her eyes clouded over with grief as we told her what had happened.
        • We had a terrible year so we agreed to turn back the clock and go on as if it hadn't happened.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Verb singular forms
            • Third-person singular forms
      Related Links:
      1. en happens upon
      2. en happenstance
      3. en happenstances
      4. en happenstantial
      5. en happenstantially
      Source: Wiktionary
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      Grammatically, this word "happens" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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