Occurrent Oc*cur"rent, a. [L. occurrens, -entis, p. pr. of occurrere: cf. F. occurrent. See {Occur}.] Occurring or happening; hence, incidental; accidental. [1913 Webster]

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  • occurrent — occurrent, ente [ ɔkyrɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • 1475; lat. occurrens, p. prés. de occurrere « se rencontrer » ♦ Liturg. Fêtes occurrentes, qui tombent le même jour. ● occurrent, occurrente adjectif (latin occurrens, entis, qui se présente) Fêtes… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • occurrent — occurrent, ente (o ku rran, ran t ) adj. 1°   Qui advient. Cas occurrent. Affaires occurrentes. 2°   Terme de liturgie. Fêtes occurrentes, celles qui tombent le même jour. 3°   Terme de botanique. Se dit des cloisons convergeant toutes vers un… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Occurrent — Oc*cur rent, n. 1. One who meets; hence, an adversary. [Obs.] Holland. [1913 Webster] 2. Anything that happens; an occurrence. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] These we must meet with in obvious occurrents of the world. Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Occurrent — Occurrent, lat. deutsch, vorkommend; Occurrenz, Gelegenheit, Begegniß …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • occurrent — Occurrent, {{o=Oceurrent}} m. acut. Est imité du Latin Occurrens, Et signifie ce qui advient fortuitement, {{t=g}}to éndékhoménon,{{/t}} ainsi lon dit cas et affaires occurrens, qui surviennent d advanture …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • occurrent — Occurrent, [occurr]ente. adj. Le verbe n est point en usage. Il se dit des choses qui surviennent; qui se rencontrent. Il faut se gouverner selon les cas occurrents. les affaires occurrentes. Il a peu d usage au masculin, & au singulier …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • occurrent — I noun an event that happens • Syn: ↑happening, ↑occurrence, ↑natural event • Derivationally related forms: ↑occurrent (for: ↑occurrence), ↑happen ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • occurrent — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin occurrent , occurrens, present participle of occurrere Date: 15th century 1. occurring at a particular time or place ; current 2. incidental II. noun Date: 1535 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • OCCURRENT — ENTE. adj. Il se dit Des choses, des circonstances qui surviennent. Il faut se gouverner selon les cas occurrents. Les affaires occurrentes. Il est peu usité …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • occurrent — See occurrence. * * * …   Universalium

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