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  • Elapse — E*lapse , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Elapsed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Elapsing}.] [L. elapsus, p. p. of elabi to glide away; e out + labi to fall, slide. See {Lapse}.] To slip or glide away; to pass away silently, as time; used chiefly in reference to time.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Elapsed — Elapse E*lapse , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Elapsed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Elapsing}.] [L. elapsus, p. p. of elabi to glide away; e out + labi to fall, slide. See {Lapse}.] To slip or glide away; to pass away silently, as time; used chiefly in reference to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Elapsing — Elapse E*lapse , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Elapsed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Elapsing}.] [L. elapsus, p. p. of elabi to glide away; e out + labi to fall, slide. See {Lapse}.] To slip or glide away; to pass away silently, as time; used chiefly in reference to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • elapse — I. intransitive verb (elapsed; elapsing) Etymology: Latin elapsus, past participle of elabi, from e + labi to slip more at sleep Date: 1644 pass, go by < four years elapsed before he returned > II. noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Entweichen — Entweichen, verb. irreg. neutr. (S. Weichen,) welches das Hülfswort seyn erfordert. 1) Ausweichen, welche Bedeutung aber im Hochdeutschen ungewöhnlich ist. Der Fuß ist mir entwichen, ausgewichen, ausgeglitten. Ingleichen figürlich, einem… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • elapse — /i laps /, v., elapsed, elapsing, n. v.i. 1. (of time) to slip or pass by: Thirty minutes elapsed before the performance began. n. 2. the passage or termination of a period of time; lapse. [1635 45; < L elapsus (ptp. of elabi to slip away), equiv …   Universalium

  • escape — es·cape 1 vi es·caped, es·cap·ing: to depart from lawful custody with the intent of avoiding confinement or the administration of justice escape 2 n 1: an act or instance of escaping 2: the criminal offense of escaping Merriam Webster’s… …   Law dictionary

  • ABRAHAM — I. ABRAHAM Eremita Aegyptius, grandem (iam defessis aetate parentibus) hereditatem mox habiturus, non exspectavit; sed ut nudus discedens, in solitudine sibi cellam constinut: deinde ills vitâ defunctis, cum ad capiendum tantarum opum pattimonium …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • ALLIFAE vel ALIFA et ALIPHA — ALLIFAE, vel ALIFA, et ALIPHA Italiae iuxta Aeserniam, prope Vulturniripam, oppid. in provinc. Terrae laboris, in planitie, adradices Apennini, vulgo Alifi. Sil. l. 8. Illic Parthenope ac Pano non pervia Nola, Allifae, et Clanio contemptae semper …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • CARDINES — I. CARDINES dicuntur duae caeli partes immobiles sibi mutuo oppositae, quarum altera est ad Septentrionem, altera ad Austrum, Graeci Πόλους vocant. Saepe tamen Cosmogtaphi Cardinum nomine quatuor praecipuas Caeli regiones intelligunt, Ortum,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale