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Synonyms for en passant
ˌɑn pæˈsɑ̃, ˌɑ̃en pas·sant

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  1. en passantadverb

    (chess) a chess pawn that is moved two squares can be captured by an opponent's pawn commanding the square that was passed

  2. in passing, en passantadverb

    incidentally; in the course of doing something else

    "he made this remark in passing"

    in passing

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  1. en passant

    [Fr.] in passing, by the way, by the by

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  • en passantGerman
  • взятие на проходе, анпассан, энпассанRussian

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