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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Omit \O*mit"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Omitted; p. pr. & vb. n. Omitting.] [L. omittere, omissum; ob (see Ob- + mittere to cause to go, let go, send. See Mission.] 1. To let go; to leave unmentioned; not to insert or name; to drop. [1913 Webster] These personal comparisons I omit. --Bacon. [1913 Webster] 2. To forbear or fail to perform or to make use of; to leave undone; to neglect; to pass over. [1913 Webster] Her father omitted nothing in her education that might make her the most accomplished woman of her age. --Addison. [1913 Webster]