occurs meaning


    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
        • A 10% increase in length occurs during the third trimester, and the interpterion width increases 15%.
        • Another very important issue is the overestimation of false-negative results, which can occur in the case of multinodularity of the thyroid gland.
        • The opportunity to plasticly change the relative investment in reproduction and growth would therefore have to occur early in life.
      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.
        • In order to lay a foundation for the witness to describe the murder, the prosecutor first had to show that the witness was present when the murder occurred.
        • 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
      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of occurs for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "occurs" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
      Difficultness: Level 2
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 1
      Definite    ➨     Versatile