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English definition of “except”

except

preposition, conjunction     /ɪkˈsept/
A2 not including a particular fact, thing, or person: The boat sails from Oban every day except Sunday. Everyone passed the exam except for Rory. [+ (that)] So nothing changed, except that Anna saw her son less and less.Excluding
(Definition of except prepositionconjunction from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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