Definitions of event:
  • noun:   something that happens at a given place and time
  • noun:   a phenomenon located at a single point in space-time; the fundamental observational entity in relativity theory
  • noun:   a special set of circumstances
    Example: "In that event, the first possibility is excluded"
  • noun:   a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
    Example: "He acted very wise after the event"

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