decorrer

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin dēcurrere, present active infinitive of dēcurrō.

Verb[edit]

decorrer (first-person singular present indicative decorro, past participle decorrido)

  1. (of time, intransitive) to pass; to elapse
    Decorreram quinze séculos desde a queda de Roma.
    Fifteen centuries have passed since the fall of Rome.
  2. (intransitive) to occur; to happen; to take place
    Decorria uma grande inundação naquela região.
    There was a great flood taking place in that region.
  3. (transitive with de) to derive from; to result from (to be caused by; to be the result of)
    A maioria das mortes decorre de doença.
    Most deaths result from disease.

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