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exclusion

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noun ex·clu·sion \iks-ˈklü-zhən\

Definition of exclusion

  1. 1 :  the act or an instance of excluding

  2. 2 :  the state of being excluded

exclusionary play \-zhə-ˌner-ē\ adjective


Origin of exclusion

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin exclusion-, exclusio, from excludere


First Known Use: 15th century



EXCLUSION Defined for Kids

exclusion

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noun ex·clu·sion \ik-ˈsklü-zhən\

Definition of exclusion for Students

  1. :  the act of shutting or keeping out :  the state of being shut or kept out




Medical Dictionary

exclusion

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noun ex·clu·sion \iks-ˈklü-zhən\

Medical Definition of exclusion

  1. :  surgical separation of part of an organ from the rest without excision

exclude \iks-ˈklüd\play transitive verb excluded; excluding



Law Dictionary

exclusion

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noun ex·clu·sion \ik-ˈsklü-zhən\

Legal Definition of exclusion

  1. 1 :  the act of excluding or state of being excluded; specifically :  refusal of entry into the U.S. by immigration officials <review of deportation and exclusion orders> — compare deportation

  2. 2 :  something that excludes or is excluded: as a :  a part of an insurance contract that excludes specified risks from coverage — compare condition, declaration b :  an amount that is excluded from tax liability — compare credit, deduction, exemption

exclusionary \-zhə-ˌner-ē\ play adjective



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