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Definitions of passing:

part of speech: noun

The act of going by; departure.

part of speech: adjective / noun

Supremely excellent; eminent; departing.

part of speech: participial adjective

Going by, beyond, or through; departing; as, the passing hour; casual; as, a passing comment.

part of speech: adverb

Surpassingly; exceedingly.

part of speech: noun

The act of going past; the act of carrying through all the regular forms, as a bill through Parliament.

part of speech: adjective

Going by: surpassing.

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Belonging equally to more than one; as common to the human race; public; usual; frequent; inferior; of low birth or origin; in grammar, applied to both masculine and feminine gender, or to any individual of a class; as, a common noun. ...

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