Meaning of EXCLUSION in English


ikˈsklüzhən, ek- noun

( -s )

Etymology: Latin exclusion-, exclusio, from exclusus (past participle of excludere to exclude) + -ion-, -io -ion

1. : the act or an instance of excluding : the state of being excluded : debarring, rejection ; specifically : refusal of entry into a country by immigration authorities

2. : an exclusive disjunction

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