exclude exclude  /ɪks ˈklud/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) prevent from being included or considered or accepted
  2. (v) prevent from entering; shut out
  3. (v) lack or fail to include
  4. (v) prevent from entering; keep out
  5. (v) put out or expel from a place

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Usage(s):

  1. A British proposal to exclude warships, submarines, air-and seaplanes and airships from control was passed by a small majority.
  2. He did, however, exclude many groups of individuals from the pardon: deserters were not eligible, nor were soldiers who had received less-than-honorable discharges.
  3. Tribal officials say this shows the movement to exclude the Freedmen isn't racist.

News

  1. License no longer required to harvest lionfish

    At its June 12 meeting in Lakeland, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission adopted changes that will waive the recreational license requirement for divers harvesting lionfish using certain gear and exclude lionfish from the commercial and recreational bag limits, allowing people to take as many of the invasive fish as they can.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Stuart News

  2. FWC lifts license requirement to keep lionfish

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission adopted changes Wednesday at its meeting in Lakeland that will waive the recreational license requirement for divers catching lionfish and exclude lionfish from the commercial and recreational bag limits, allowing people to take as many of the invasive fish as they can in an effort to stop their spread on local reefs.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sun-Sentinel

  3. Measure to Curb Sexual Assault in Military to Be Cut From Bill

    Carl Levin, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said he would exclude the measure offered by Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand, a fellow Democrat.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. "I think it's a fundamental tenet of our party to be pro-life but that does not mean we exclude people from our party that are pro-choice," McCain said.
    on Aug 14, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Washington Post

  2. "We will absolutely exclude pedophiles from the sacred ministry," Benedict said, speaking in English. "It is more important to have good priests than many priests. We will do everything possible to heal this wound."
    on Apr 15, 2008 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "In this regard we do not exclude any option in order to find the best solution for both the Chrysler Group and DaimlerChrysler," Zetsche said.
    on Feb 13, 2007 By: Dieter Zetsche Source: International Herald Tribune

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