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Humans must change their relationship to the natural world for proper elephant habitat and population revival to occur.

The company has 74 satellites already on orbit across three prior launches, which occurred prior to its bankruptcy filing in March.

One is the “blue shift” that occurred in states such as Pennsylvania, where mail-in ballots were counted after in-person ballots.

In 2017, the main breakthrough that triggered a wave of advancement in natural language processing occurred with the publishing of the paper that introduced the idea of transformers.

Routine monitoring occurs through reports that the conservator has to make to the court, which the court has a very high responsibility of reviewing in detail.

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Fewer women are shackled during labor and delivery (PDF), though this still occurs.

It occurs to me that Mount must assume that Hitchcock has read it--after all, it came from him.

Spread happens easily, however, and epidemics are propagated when the third form of plague occurs: pneumonia plague.

The opposite phenomenon also occurs: neglected writers who ascend to prominence only posthumously.

If, upon examining the Palmer conundrum, the answer occurs to you, call (301) 243-9800.

When pneumonia occurs during the course of a chronic bronchitis, the characteristic rusty red sputum may not appear.

Diacetic acid occurs in the same conditions as acetone, but is less frequent and has more serious significance.

It also occurs in diseases with extensive and rapid destruction of red blood-corpuscles.

Rarely, sodium urate occurs in crystalline form—slender prisms, arranged in fan- or sheaf-like structures (Fig. 32).

Chyluria occurs most frequently as a symptom of infection by Filaria sanguinis hominis.


On this page you'll find 50 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to occurs, such as: materialize, develop, appear, show, transpire, and ensue.

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