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English definition of “recur”

recur

verb [I]  /rɪˈkɜr/ (-rr-) us  
to happen again or happen many times: If the problem recurs, I’ll see my doctor about it.
recurrence
noun [C/U]  /rɪˈkɜr·əns/ us  
recurring
adjective [not gradable]  /rɪˈkɜr·ɪŋ/ (also recurrent,  /rɪˈkɜr·ənt/) us  
He suffered recurring nightmares that someone was chasing him.
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