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Overview of noun incident

The noun incident has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (22) incident

(a single distinct event)

2. incident

(a public disturbance; "the police investigated an incident at the bus station")


Overview of adj incident

The adj incident has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (8) incident

(falling or striking of light rays on something; "incident light")

2. incidental, incident

((sometimes followed by `to') minor or casual or subordinate in significance or nature or occurring as a chance concomitant or consequence; "incidental expenses"; "the road will bring other incidental advantages"; "extra duties incidental to the job"; "labor problems incidental to a rapid expansion"; "confusion incidental to a quick change")

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