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WORD LANGUAGE DEFINITION
event English (Noun Verb) (computing) A possible action that the user can perform that is monitored by an application or the operating system (event listener). When an event occurs an event handler is called which [...](computing) A possible action that the user can perform that is monitored by an application or the operating system (event listener). When an event occurs an event handler is called which [...]
event English (Verb) (obsolete, intransitive) To be emitted or breathed out; to evaporate.. (obsolete, transitive) To expose to the air, ventilate.(obsolete, intransitive) To be emitted or breathed out; to evaporate.. (obsolete, transitive) To expose to the air, ventilate.

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