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excluding

preposition

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(Entry 1 of 2)

not including
  • excluding me, plan on five guests for dinner tonight

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excluding

verb
present participle of exclude

Synonyms & Antonyms of excluding (Entry 2 of 2)

to prevent the participation, consideration, or inclusion of
  • the revelation that the candidate had excluded journalists from certain news outlets from the press briefing

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“Excluding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/excluding. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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