The above is an excerpt from his new memoir, The Archbishop Wore Combat Boots with Nancy Collins and Peter Finney Jr.
An excerpt from Hester: The Remarkable Life of Dr. Johnson's 'Dear Mistress.'
In an excerpt from 'What We Won,' the story of Abdul Rashid Dostum.
1630s, from Latin excerptum "an extract, selection," noun use of neuter past participle of excerpere (see excerpt (v.)). Related: excerpts.