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elapsing

verb
present participle of elapse

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to come to an end
  • in those coin-operated binoculars at scenic areas your viewing time seems to elapse almost before it has begun

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“Elapsing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/elapsing. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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