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Event

E`vent´
n.1.That which comes, arrives, or happens; that which falls out; any incident, good or bad.
To watch quietly the course of events.
- Jowett (Thucyd.
There is one event to the righteous, and to the wicked.
- Eccl. ix. 2.
2.An affair in hand; business; enterprise.
3.The consequence of anything; the issue; conclusion; result; that in which an action, operation, or series of operations, terminates.
Dark doubts between the promise and event.
- Young.
v. t.1.To break forth.
Noun1.event - something that happens at a given place and time
2.event - a special set of circumstances; "in that event, the first possibility is excluded"; "it may rain in which case the picnic will be canceled"
Synonyms: case
3.event - a phenomenon located at a single point in space-time; the fundamental observational entity in relativity theory
4.Eventevent - a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon; "the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise"; "his decision had depressing consequences for business"; "he acted very wise after the event"
1.(software)event - An occurrence or happening of significance to a task or program, such as the completion of an asynchronous input/output operation. A task may wait for an event or any of a set of events or it may (request to) receive asynchronous notification (a signal or interrupt) that the event has occurred.

See also event-driven.
2.(data)event - A transaction or other activity that affects the records in a file.
accident, achievement, act, action, adventure, affair, aftereffect, aftermath, anyhow, anyway, at any rate, bout, by-product, case, chance, come what may, competition, conclusion, condition, conjuncture, consequent, contest, contingency, corollary, decathlon, deed, delight, derivation, derivative, development, distillate, double-header, doubles, effect, end result, episode, eventuality, eventuation, experience, exploit, fact, feat, fortuity, fortune, foursome, fruit, game, games of chance, go, hap, happenstance, harvest, in any case, juncture, landmark, legacy, logical outcome, match, matter of fact, meet, milepost, milestone, occasion, offshoot, offspring, outcome, outgrowth, particular, pentathlon, phenomenon, play, play-off, precipitate, product, race, reality, regardless, resultant, runoff, sequel, sequela, sequence, sequent, singles, sport, thing, threesome, treat, turn of events, twosome, upshot
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