Occurrence

Oc*cur"rence

(?), n. [Cf. F. occurrence. See Occur.] 1. A coming or happening; as, the occurence of a railway collision.
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Voyages detain the mind by the perpetual occurrence and expectation of something new.
I. Watts.
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2. Any event or incident; esp., one which happens without being designed or expected; as, an unusual occurrence, or the ordinary occurrences of life.
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All the occurrence of my fortune.
Shak.
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Syn. -- See Event.
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