departing
departing departing adj. leaving a starting or stopping point on a journey; as, Departing flights were delayed by the snowstorm. Opposite of {arriving}. [prenominal]

Syn: outbound, outward, outward-bound. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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