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in passing

Definition of in passing

  1. :  in a brief way while discussing something else <She mentioned in passing that she was studying law.> <The report notes the incident only in passing.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the act of one that passes or causes to pass

    :  death

  1. :  going by or past

    :  having a brief duration

    :  surpassing

  1. :  to a surpassing degree :  exceedingly

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