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English definition of “occurrence”

occurrence

noun [C] (HAPPENING)    /əˈkʌr.əns/ US  /-ˈkɝː-/
C1 something that happens : Street-fights are an everyday occurrence in this area of the city .Events and occurrencesAccidents and disasters
(Definition of occurrence noun (HAPPENING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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