excepted Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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exceptedadjective [after noun]

uk   us   /ɪkˈsept.ɪd/ formal
not ​included: I can't ​standacademics - presentcompany excepted (= not ​including those who are being ​talked to).
(Definition of excepted from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “excepted”
in Chinese (Simplified) 除了…之外…
in Turkish hariç, ...den başka, ...in/ın dışında olan…
in Russian за исключением…
in Chinese (Traditional) 除了…之外…
in Polish oprócz, z wyjątkiem…
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