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|present participle||going by|
|past tense||went by|
|past participle||gone by|
Going by what Tim said, we should be there by mid-afternoon.
Police officers protect themselves from criticism by going by the book.
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the period of 40 days before Easter, starting on Ash Wednesday, when some Christians stop eating...