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  • v. To come across; to encounter; to stumble upon; to discover or find, especially by chance or accident.
  • v. To befall; to affect; to happen to.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. find unexpectedly
  • v. take possession of

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