Definition of incidence:
epidemic, arithmetic progression, coefficient, complaint, sickness, cube root, common multiple, contagion, ailment, base, cube, disease, illness, relative incidence, disorder, computation, common factor, constant, Arabic numeral, infection.
- circumstance (part of speech: noun)
- occurrence (part of speech: noun)
Exasperation against the incidence of the new Insurance Act lost the Government votes at every by- election; but the Irish cause on the whole gained ground, and the chief cause of that advance was the respect universally felt for Redmond's personality and leadership.- "John Redmond's Last Years", Stephen Gwynn.
- "The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir", Sir James McCrone Douie.
- "The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon", Alexander Maclaren.