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  Words related to exception

Related / Similar Words: exclusion, elision

 

Definition:
  • a deliberate act of omission; "with the exception of the children, everyone was told the news";
  • an instance that does not conform to a rule or generalization; "all her children were brilliant; the only exception was her last child"; "an exception tests the rule";
  • grounds for adverse criticism; "his authority is beyond exception";

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    Hyponyms: caption

     

    Derivational Morphology: elide, exclude, except, leave out, leave off, omit, take out, demur

     

     
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