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pass through someone's mind

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Fig. [for a thought] to come to mind briefly; [for an idea] to occur to someone. Let me tell you what just crossed my mind. As you were speaking, something passed through my mind that I'd like to discuss.
See also: mind, pass, through
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In sectors where health might not be the first thought to cross someone's mind, this has the ability to have a profound impact," said Gold, who is an APHA member.