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omit

verb abstain from inserting, bypass, cast aside, count out, cut out, delete, discard, dodge, drop, exclude, fail to do, fail to include, fail to insert, fail to mention, leave out, leave undone, let go, let pass, let slip, miss, neglect, omittere, pass by, pass over, praetermittere, skip, slight, transire
Foreign phrases: Casus omissus et oblivioni datus dispooitioni communis juris relinquitur.A case omitted and forgotten is left to the disposal of the common law.
See also: abrogate, annul, bar, censor, delete, disregard, eliminate, except, exclude, fail, forgo, forswear, ignore, neglect, obliterate, overlook, pretermit, prohibit, relegate, remove, rescind, set aside
References in classic literature ?
If it is necessary, omit one bridge over the river, go round a little there, and throw one arch at least over the darker gulf of ignorance which surrounds us.
Such facts, however, as they occur in the thread of the story, nay, indeed, as they constitute the essential parts of it, the historian is not only justifiable in recording as they really happened, but indeed would be unpardonable should he omit or alter them.