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excepting

verb
present participle of except

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2 to prevent the participation, consideration, or inclusion of
  • we'll have to except members who haven't paid their club dues from voting in the election

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“Excepting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/excepting. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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