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elapse

(i-laps′) [L. elapsus, slipped by]
Of time, to pass.
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The time that elapses between the filing of a patent application for a new medicinal product and permission to market the said product generally reduces the actual protection the patent provides to a period that is not enough to recoup the investment in research.
Suspense builds effectively as time elapses with characters becoming infected and the threat of death so imminent.
We should make an enormous effort to create, weave and prepare space, not only to withhold time, but to make it perceptible and feel it as it elapses. A human being has only his life ...