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of or pertaining to a situation involving two or more events, possibilities, etc., in which the occurrence of one precludes the occurrence of the other:
mutually exclusive plans of action.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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(...) as hell. I'll be flying back and forth between one mutually exclusive thing and another for...
(...) exclusive, just as society and the individual are mutually exclusive.
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