et al. Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"et al." in British English

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et al.

uk   us   /etˈæl/
abbreviation for et ​alia: and ​others. It is used in ​formal writing to ​avoid a ​longlist of ​names of ​people who have written something together: The ​method is ​described in an ​article by Feynman et al.
(Definition of et al. from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"et al." in American English

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et al.adverb

 us   /et̬ ˈæl, ˈɔl/
abbreviation for et alii (= and other ​people): The ​method is ​described in an ​article by Feynman et al. Note: Used, esp. in writing, after one or more names.
(Definition of et al. from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"et al." in Business English

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abbreviation for et alia: and others. It is used in ​formal writing instead of giving a ​longlist of ​names of ​people who have written something together: The ​method is described in an ​article by Feynman et al.
(Definition of et al. from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “et al.”
in Chinese (Simplified) 以及其他人, 等人, 等等…
in Chinese (Traditional) 以及其他人, 等人, 等等…
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