Occurrent



[uh-kur-uh ns, uh-kuhr-] /əˈkɜr əns, əˈkʌr-/

noun
1.
the action, fact, or instance of occurring.
2.
something that happens; event; incident:
We were delayed by several unexpected occurrences.
/əˈkʌrənt/
adjective
1.
(philosophy) (of a property) relating to some observable feature of its bearer Compare disposition (sense 4)
/əˈkʌrəns/
noun
1.
something that occurs; a happening; event
2.
the act or an instance of occurring: a crime of frequent occurrence
n.

1530s, from Middle French occurrence “unexpected happening” or directly from Medieval Latin occurrentia, from Latin occurentem (nominative occurens), present participle of occurrere (see occur).

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