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passage

noun     /ˈpæsɪdʒ/
SPACE [C] ( also passageway,     /ˈpæsɪdzweɪ/)
B2 a long, narrow space that connects one place to another проход, коридор There's a passage to the side of the house, leading to the garden.Passages and entrance areas
WRITING/MUSIC [C]
B2 a short part of a book, speech, or piece of music отрывок She can quote whole passages from the novel.Musical pieces
TUBE [C]
a tube in your body that allows air, liquid, etc to pass through it проход, проток the nasal/respiratory passagesSubstances and structures in the body
PROGRESS [U, no plural]
the movement or progress from one stage or place to another переход, превращение It's a difficult passage from boyhood to manhood.Journeys
the passage of time literary
the way that time passes течение времени Love changes with the passage of time.Spending time and time passing
(Definition of passage from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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