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Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (1870–1938). Roget’s International Thesaurus. 1922.

Class II. Words Relating to Space
Section IV. Motion
4. Motion with Reference to Direction

302. [Motion Through.] Passage.

   NOUN:PASSAGE, transmission; permeation; penetration, interpenetration; transudation, infiltration; exosmosis or exosmose; osmosis or osmose, endosmosis, endosmose; intercurrence; ingress [See Ingress]; egress [See Egress]; path [See Method]; conduit [See Conduit]; opening [See Opening]; journey [See Journey]; voyage [See Navigation].
   VERB:PASS, pass through; perforate (hole) [See Opening]; penetrate, permeate, thread, thrid [archaic or dial.], enfilade; go through, go across; go over, pass over; cut across; ford, cross; pass and repass, work; make -, thread -, worm -, force- one’s way; make -, force- a passage; cut one’s way through; find its -way, – vent; transmit, make way, clear the course; traverse, go over the ground.
   ADJECTIVE:PASSING &c. v.; intercurrent; endosmosmic, endosmotic, exosmotic or exosmic, osmotic.
   ADVERB:en passant [F.] (transit) [See Transference].