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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
        • Detached sidewalks generally occur in residential areas and are normally separated from the curb by a tree lawn.
        • During this process it is possible that additional mutations occur in one of the transformed cells, which then may result in a subclone of cells with a more aggressive behavior.
        • This histological subtype occurs in both osseous and extraosseous tissues and has a tendency for late local and disseminated recurrence.
      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.
        • We had to rebid the contract when accusations of fraud by other competitors occurred.
    • 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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      Meaning of occurs for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "occurs" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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