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depart

verb abscond, absent oneself, be gone, desert, deviate, differ, digress, disappear, discedere, disengage, disjoin, dissociate, diverge, emigrate, evacuate, exit, expatriate oneself, fade, flee, forsake, issue forth, leave, make an exit, march off, part, recede, resign, retire, set out, start out, swerve, vanish, vary from, withdraw
Associated concepts: depart from scope of employment, deeart from terms of a trust, depart from the state, departure in pleading, material departure
See also: abscond, alight, decease, defect, die, digress, disagree, disperse, evacuate, expire, leave, move, part, perish, resign, retire, retreat, secede, vacate, vary, withdraw
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Departing this life through a deathday party, we at least can hope for an exit more tidy, a withdrawal less traumatic than our emergence into life.

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