[n] the act of passing from one state or place to the next
[n] a journey usually by ship; "the outward passage took 10 days"
[n] the act of passing something to another person
[n] a bodily process of passing from one place or stage to another; "the passage of air from the lungs"; "the passing of flatus"
[n] the passing of a law by a legislative body
[n] a way through or along which someone or something may pass
[n] a path or channel or duct through or along which something may pass; "the nasal passages"
[n] a section of text; particularly a section of medium length
[n] a short section of a musical composition
[n] the motion of one object relative to another; "stellar passings can perturb the orbits of comets"