un elapsed


verb (used without object), elapsed, elapsing.
(of time) to slip or pass by: Thirty minutes elapsed before the performance began.
the passage or termination of a period of time; lapse.

1635–45; < Latin ēlapsus (past participle of ēlābī to slip away), equivalent to e- e-1 + lab- slip + -sus for -tus past participle suffix

unelapsed, adjective
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elapse (ɪˈlæps)
(intr) (of time) to pass by
[C17: from Latin ēlābī to slip away, from lābī to slip, glide]

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1640s, from M.Fr. elapser, from L. elapsus, pp. of elabi "slip or glide away," from ex- "out, away" + labi "to slip, glide." The noun now corresponding to elapse is lapse. Related: Elapsed; elapsing.
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