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noun [uncountable] passing pronunciation in British English /ˈpɑːsɪŋ/
  1. 1
    the process by which something ends or stops existing
    passing of: It’s sad to see the passing of their traditional way of life.
  2. 2
    the process by which time passes
    passing of: Even with the passing of time, nothing had happened to change his view.
  3. 3
    someones death. This word is used to avoid sayingdeathwhen you think this might upset someone
    She was a wonderful teacher, and her passing is a great loss to the school.

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