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exception

noun

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2 something that is different from what is ordinary or expected
  • her tardiness today is an exception; usually she's on time

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The first known use of exception was in the 14th century

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excepting

exception

exceptionability

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“Exception.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/exception. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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