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Engelsk substantiv: event

1. event something that happens at a given place and time

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkpsychological feature

Mere spesifikke uttrykkact, deed, group action, happening, human action, human activity, make-up, makeup, might-have-been, migration, miracle, natural event, nonevent, occurrence, occurrent, social event, zap

Eksempler på mere spesifikke uttrykkFall

2. event (om tilstand) a special set of circumstances

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIn that event, the first possibility is excluded.
It may rain in which case the picnic will be canceled.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)case

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcircumstance

3. event (om fenomen) a phenomenon located at a single point in space-time; the fundamental observational entity in relativity theory

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkphysical phenomenon

Overordnet kategoriEinstein's theory of relativity, relativity, relativity theory, theory of relativity

4. event (om fenomen) a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise.
His decision had depressing consequences for business.
He acted very wise after the event.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)consequence, effect, issue, outcome, result, upshot

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkphenomenon

Mere spesifikke uttrykkaftereffect, aftermath, backwash, bandwagon effect, branch, brisance, butterfly effect, by-product, byproduct, change, coattails effect, Coriolis effect, dent, domino effect, fallout, harvest, impact, influence, knock-on effect, materialisation, materialization, offset, offshoot, offspring, outgrowth, placebo effect, position effect, product, repercussion, response, reverberation, side effect, spillover, wake, wallop

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