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praeter-volō —, —, āre,

to fly by, pass in flight: praetervolans corvus glaebam amisit, Cu.: (equum) praetervolat Ales.—In tmesi: Etrusca praeter et volate litora, H.—Fig., to slip by, escape: sententiae saepe hominum sensūs praetervolant: occasionis opportunitas praetervolat, L.: haec duo proposita, i. e. pass over cursorily.

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