Reconsolidation refers to the cellular processes that occur when a memory is brought to mind.
But Chinese leaders are not allowing this creative destruction to occur.
As the Justices see it, what happened to Verrilli this week is a preview of what might occur if they relax their rules.
To be in the adult industry some level of sexual deviation has to occur.
If book publishing is to survive, something drastic will have to occur.
If they must occur, at least postpone them as long as possible.
It did not occur to him to question his fitness for the work.
That was not what bothered him: not that something might occur, but what might occur.
Zegarra gives a useful vocabulary at the end of all the words which occur in the drama.
It did not occur to him to call to her or go and see what she was doing.
1520s, "meet, meet in argument," from Middle French occurrer "happen unexpectedly" or directly from Latin occurrere "run to meet, run against, befall, present itself," from ob "against, toward" (see ob-) + currere "to run" (see current (adj.)). Sense development is from "meet" to "present itself" to "appear" to "happen" ("present itself in the course of events"). Meaning "to come into one's mind" is from 1620s. Related: Occurred; occurring.