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English definition of “exclusion”

exclusion

noun
 
 
/ɪksˈkluːʒən/
[C, U] a situation in which someone or something is not allowed to take part in an activity or to enter a place: the exclusion of disruptive pupils → Opposite inclusionExcludingNot going to school
to the exclusion of sth If you do something to the exclusion of something else, you do it so much that you have no time to do anything else.Excluding
(Definition of exclusion from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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