en passant Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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en passantadverb

uk   /ˌɒ̃ˈpæs.ɒ̃/  us   /ˌɑ̃ː.pæˈsɑ̃ː/ formal
French for 'in ​passing': if you say something en passant, you ​mention it ​quickly while ​talking about something ​else: She ​mentioned, en passant, that she'd been in L.A. the ​previousweek.
(Definition of en passant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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