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Definitions of occur:
  • verb:   to be found to exist
    Example: "Sexism occurs in many workplaces"
  • verb:   come to one's mind; suggest itself
    Example: "It occurred to me that we should hire another secretary"
  • verb:   come to pass
    Example: "Nothing occurred that seemed important"

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