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  Definition of exception
  1. a deliberate act of omission; "with the exception of the children, everyone was told the news"
  2. 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"
  3. grounds for adverse criticism; "his authority is beyond exception"
Similar Words: exclusion, elision

 

Hyponyms: caption

 

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

 

 
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