et cetera

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et cet·era \et-ˈse-tə-rə, -ˈse-trə also it-, ÷ek-, ÷ik-\

Definition of et cetera

  1. :  and others especially of the same kind :  and so forth —abbreviation etc.

Origin and Etymology of et cetera

Latin


First Known Use: 12th century


ET CETERA Defined for Kids

et cetera

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et cet·era \et-ˈse-tə-rə, -ˈse-trə\

Definition of et cetera for Students

  1. :  and others of the same kind :  and so forth :  and so on


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