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English definition of “not to mention”

not to mention

B2 used when you want to emphasize something that you are adding to a list : He's one of the kindest and most intelligent , not to mention handsome , men I know .Quoting and making references
(Definition of not to mention from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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