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English definition of “except that”

except that

B1 used to give a reason why something is not possible or true: I want to go, except that I'm tired. The exam went pretty well, except that I misread the final question.
(Definition of except that from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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