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recurverb [I]

uk   /rɪˈkɜːr/  us   /-ˈkɝː/ (-rr-)
C2 to happen many times or to happen again: The theme of freedom recurs throughout her writing. If the pain/problem/trouble, etc. recurs, come and see me.
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in Vietnamese tái diễn…
in Spanish repetirse…
in Thai เกิดขึ้นอีก…
in Malaysian berulang…
in French se reproduire…
in German wiederkehren…
in Chinese (Traditional) 反復出現, 再次發生, 重新産生…
in Indonesian kambuh…
in Russian повторяться…
in Turkish tekrarlamak, yinelemek, tekerrür etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反复出现, 再次发生, 重新产生…
in Polish powtarzać się, nawracać…
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