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    Definition of occurring in English Dictionary

  • NounBFoccurSUF-ing
    1. The action of the verb to occur.
    2. VerbBFoccurSGoccursPT, PPoccurred
      1. present participle of occur.
      2. AdjectiveBFoccur
        1. (in combination) That occurs in a specified manner.
          1. naturally occurring macromolecules
      3. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Asexual reproduction occurs by myceliogenic germination of sclerotia directly resulting in new sclerotia or mycelium that eventually produces sclerotia.
          • We used CBCT scans to assess motion, which only accounts for interfraction motion, and the effect of intrafraction motion has not been considered, although this is likely to occur during PP-IMRT.
          • Other rarities usually occur where nonrare plants are thickest.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Such homÅ“omorphic representatives (morphological equivalents, see Chapter XXV) may thus serve as indices of a given horizon even where intercommunication has not occurred.
          • Moral diversity in the citizen population by itself assures that some discrimination of this kind will occur.
          • We had to rebid the contract when accusations of fraud by other competitors occurred.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Uncomparable adjectives
          • Nouns
            • Singularia tantum
              • Uncountable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Participles
                  • Present participles

            Other Vocabulary

            Look-Alike Words
            1. en occuring
            2. en occupying
            3. en recurring
            4. en accursing
            5. en churring
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            Meaning of occurring for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "occurring" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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