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excepted

adjective [after noun] uk   us   /ɪkˈsept.ɪd/ formal
not included: I can't stand academics - present company excepted (= not including those who are being talked to).
Translations of “excepted”
in Chinese (Traditional) 除了…之外…
in Russian за исключением…
in Turkish hariç, ...den başka, ...in/ın dışında olan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 除了…之外…
in Polish oprócz, z wyjątkiem…
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