What does occurrence mean?

Definitions for occurrence
əˈkɜr əns, əˈkʌr-oc·cur·rence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. happening, occurrence, occurrent, natural eventnoun

    an event that happens

  2. occurrencenoun

    an instance of something occurring

    "a disease of frequent occurrence"; "the occurrence (or presence) of life on other planets"

Wiktionary

  1. occurrencenoun

    Actual instance where a situation arises

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Occurrencenoun

    Etymology: occurrence, Fr. from occur: this was perhaps originally occurrentus.

    In education most time is to be bestowed on that which is of the greatest consequence in the ordinary course and occurrences of that life the young man is designed for. John Locke.

    Voyages detain the mind by the perpetual occurrence and expectation of something new. Isaac Watts.

ChatGPT

  1. occurrence

    An occurrence refers to something that happens or takes place, usually an incident or event. It could also refer to the frequency with which something happens or the fact of something existing or being present.

Wikidata

  1. Occurrence

    Occurrence is a Catholic liturgical term that covers the process when two liturgical offices coincide on the same day.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'occurrence' in Nouns Frequency: #2466

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of occurrence in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of occurrence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of occurrence in a Sentence

  1. Sime Darby:

    There has not been any action taken by the Indonesian Authorities to seal off the operations of PT Sime Indo Agro due to fire occurrence.

  2. Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck:

    It is never possible to predict a physical occurrence with unlimited precision.

  3. Nike Inc:

    We are obviously concerned and want to wish Zion a speedy recovery, the quality and performance of our products are of utmost importance. While this is an isolated occurrence, we are working to identify the issue.

  4. Raj Dasgupta:

    Hypnic jerks can sometimes be confused with seizures, while they may seem similar, they have some key differences : Seizures are a serious occurrence that can be a result of an underlying condition.

  5. Patrick Lynch:

    The apprehension was made under fluid circumstances where the subject might have fled and the officer did a professional job of bringing the individual to the ground to prevent that occurrence, it is truly unfortunate that the arrest was a result of mistaken identity by the complainant in the case and we regret any embarrassment or injury suffered by Mr. Blake as a result.

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