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  • verbtake place, happen
  • verbcome to mind

synonyms for occurring

  • appear
  • arise
  • crop up
  • develop
  • ensue
  • exist
  • follow
  • go
  • materialize
  • result
  • show
  • take place
  • transpire
  • action
  • befall
  • betide
  • chance
  • cook
  • eventuate
  • jell
  • manifest
  • obtain
  • shake
  • smoke
  • be found
  • be present
  • come about
  • come off
  • come to pass
  • eventualize
  • present itself
  • turn out
  • turn up
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antonyms for occurring

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  • hide
  • precede
  • stop
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How to use occurring in a sentence

If supercooled water has a critical point, that could indicate that the water experienced in daily life is strange because, under typical pressures and temperatures, it is a supercritical liquid — a weird state that occurs beyond a critical point.
SUPERCOOLED WATER HAS BEEN CAUGHT MORPHING BETWEEN TWO FORMSEMILY CONOVERNOVEMBER 19, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Six of these extinctions occurred simultaneously throughout their geographic range immediately following magnetic reversals.
50 YEARS AGO, SCIENTISTS NAMED EARTH’S MAGNETIC FIELD AS A SUSPECT IN EXTINCTIONSJONATHAN LAMBERTNOVEMBER 19, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
This kind of behavior does occur outside the lab, says Jaap de Roode, a biologist at Emory University in Atlanta who wasn’t involved in the research.
MONARCH CATERPILLARS HEAD-BUTT EACH OTHER TO FIGHT FOR SCARCE FOODCURTIS SEGARRANOVEMBER 19, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The finding, reported online November 18 in Biology Letters, potentially illustrates that “island dwarfism,” where animals evolve to be much smaller after settling on an island, can occur over very short timescales.
GUTTURAL TOADS SHRANK BY A THIRD AFTER JUST 100 YEARS ON TWO ISLANDSJAKE BUEHLERNOVEMBER 19, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
One possible culprit was an environmental crisis that occurred toward the end of the Early Jurassic, an episode of global warming and ocean acidification that led to a series of species extinctions, particularly in the oceans but also on land.
HOW MASSIVE LONG-NECKED DINOSAURS ROSE TO RULE THE JURASSIC HERBIVORESCAROLYN GRAMLINGNOVEMBER 18, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
A consortium of researchers from across the country are already studying the mutations occurring in the virus.
YOU CAN GET COVID-19 AND THE FLU AT THE SAME TIMERACHAEL ZISKNOVEMBER 16, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
In this installment of Model Talk on the FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast, editor-in-chief Nate Silver and Galen Druke discuss the polling error in the 2020 election and why it may have occurred.
HOW THE PANDEMIC MIGHT HAVE AFFECTED THE POLLS IN 2020GALEN DRUKENOVEMBER 12, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The temperature change in the materials was comparable to those that occur in the hydrofluorocarbons that drive cooling in standard air conditioning systems and refrigerators.
HOW MATERIALS YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF COULD CLEAN UP AIR CONDITIONINGJAMES TEMPLENOVEMBER 12, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Contact tracing shows much of the spread is occurring during social and family gatherings.
DAILY CORONAVIRUS INFECTIONS SURPASS 3,000 IN D.C. REGION, SETTING RECORD FOR EIGHTH DAYDANA HEDGPETHNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
A 29-year-old man was arrested and charged with destruction of property that occurred at this location.
LOUDOUN COUNTY CRIME REPORTNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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