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Related to elapsed: elapsed time
intr.v. e·lapsed, e·laps·ing, e·laps·es
To slip by; pass: Weeks elapsed before we could start renovating.
Passage; lapse: an elapse of many years.
[Latin ēlābī, ēlāps- : ē-, ex-, ex- + lābī, to slip.]
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|Adj.||1.||elapsed - (of time) having passed or slipped by; "elapsed time"|
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