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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EXCLUDES

He excludes "the insolence of office," and "the cutpurse of the empire and the rule."

For one is conceived as one, in a sense which excludes all predicates.

It is my favourite scientific game; indeed, excludes every other.

It excludes citizens from any participation in foreign affairs.

The inner church, as is fitting, excludes all worldly elements.

There is no condition of life that excludes a wise man from discharging his duty.

It does not properly honor woman, and excludes her from its advantages.

One of these excludes any forgiveness of offences by the party moving for a divorce.

"Greatness," it seems, excludes the standards of right and wrong.

Free water is to be avoided since it excludes the air from the soil.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-14c., from Latin excludere "keep out, shut out, hinder," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + claudere "to close, shut" (see close (v.)). Related: Excluded; excluding.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.