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(and) all the rest

informal
used at the end of a phrase or list to refer to other things or people that belong to the same set or group and that you have not had time to mention: Karen and Laura and all the rest are coming to dinner tonight.
Translations of “(and) all the rest”
in Chinese (Traditional) 諸如此類,以及其他,等等…
in Chinese (Simplified) 诸如此类,以及其他,等等…
(Definition of (and) all the rest from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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