|and others ('et al.' is used as an abbreviation of 'et alii' (masculine plural) or 'et aliae' (feminine plural) or 'et alia' (neuter plural) when referring to a number of people); "the data reported by Smith et al." [syn: et al.]|
|the offspring of a zebra and a donkey.|
|an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.|
Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.