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except

preposition
 
 
/ɪkˈsept/ ( also except for)
used to mean 'not including' or 'but not': Our offices are open Monday through Friday except on national holidays. All money transfers, except for those between members of the same branch, will now be charged a transaction fee.
Translations of “except”
in Arabic ما عَدا…
in Korean -을 제외하고…
in Malaysian kecuali…
in French sauf (que)…
in Turkish ...den başka, ...in/ın dışında, ...hariç…
in Italian eccetto (che), fuorché…
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示不包括)除…之外…
in Russian кроме…
in Polish oprócz, z wyjątkiem…
in Vietnamese ngoại trừ…
in Spanish excepto, salvo…
in Portuguese exceto, fora…
in Thai นอกจาก…
in German außer…
in Catalan excepte…
in Japanese ~以外は…
in Indonesian kecuali…
in Chinese (Simplified) (表示不包括)除…之外…
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