Recurrence - definition, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈkɜːrəns|
Brit.  |rɪˈkʌrəns|

noun

- happening again (especially at regular intervals) (syn: return)

Examples

There is only a slight chance that the disease will recur.

The same problem keeps recurring.

Measures must be taken to stop a recurrence of last night's violence.

after the recurrence of a back problem

Word forms

noun
singular: recurrence
plural: recurrences
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