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et al.

uk   us   /etˈæl/
abbreviation for et alia: and others. It is used in formal writing to avoid a long list of names of people who have written something together: The method is described in an article by Feynman et al.
Translations of “et al.”
in Chinese (Traditional) 以及其他人, 等人, 等等…
in Chinese (Simplified) 以及其他人, 等人, 等等…
(Definition of et al. from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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