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    Definition of occurs in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFoccurPRoccurringPT, PPoccurred
    1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of occur.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The temperature at which the shortest postoviposition period occurred was estimated by the quadratic equation as 25.2°C [ …]
        • A complex mixture of adducts arose from the reaction of isobenzofuran 67 with Smith’s diene (4) as addition occurred nonstereospecifically at both π-centers of 4.
        • GC-MS analysis confirmed that the major constituents of the essential oil of C. guidottii is α-santalene, although furanoeudesma-1,3-diene and curzerene also occurred in large amounts (Table  2).
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The police had a stakeout in place where they expected the crime to occur.
        • Moral diversity in the citizen population by itself assures that some discrimination of this kind will occur.
        • When objects are brought into thermal contact, the macroscopic properties may initially change but after some time no further changes will occur.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Verb singular forms
            • Third-person singular forms
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      1. en occurse
      2. en occursion
      3. en occursions
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      Grammatically, this word "occurs" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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