exclusion

[ik-skloo-zhuhn]
noun
1.
an act or instance of excluding.
2.
the state of being excluded.
3.
Physiology. a keeping apart; blocking of an entrance.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin exclūsiōn- (stem of exclūsiō), equivalent to exclūs(us) (past participle of exclūdere to shut out; see exclude) + -iōn- -ion

exclusionary, adjective
nonexclusion, noun
preexclusion, noun
self-exclusion, noun
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exclusion (ɪkˈskluːʒən)
 
n
the act or an instance of excluding or the state of being excluded
 
ex'clusionary
 
adj

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exclusion
1610s, from L. exclusionem, noun of action from excludere (see exclude). Related: Exclusionary (1817).
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exclusion ex·clu·sion (ĭk-sklōō'zhən)
n.
Surgical isolation of a part or segment without removal from the body.

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Example sentences
Try that in this country, and you're labeled an exclusionary bigot.
Health benefit plan exclusionary rider requirements.
In counting exclusionary periods, the time commences with the effective date of
  coverage.
The exclusionary rule rather works to deter future violations generally.
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