What does exclusion mean?

Definitions for exclusion
ɪkˈsklu ʒənex·clu·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exclusion(noun)

    the state of being excluded

  2. excommunication, exclusion, censure(noun)

    the state of being excommunicated

  3. exception, exclusion, elision(noun)

    a deliberate act of omission

    "with the exception of the children, everyone was told the news"

  4. ejection, exclusion, expulsion, riddance(noun)

    the act of forcing out someone or something

    "the ejection of troublemakers by the police"; "the child's expulsion from school"


  1. exclusion(Noun)

    The act of excluding or shutting out; removal from consideration or taking part.

  2. exclusion(Noun)

    The act of pushing or forcing something out.

  3. exclusion(Noun)

    An item not covered by an insurance policy.

  4. Origin: From exclusionem, from excludere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exclusion(noun)

    the act of excluding, or of shutting out, whether by thrusting out or by preventing admission; a debarring; rejection; prohibition; the state of being excluded

  2. Exclusion(noun)

    the act of expelling or ejecting a fetus or an egg from the womb

  3. Exclusion(noun)

    thing emitted

  4. Origin: [L. exclusio: cf. F. exclusion. See Exclude.]


  1. Exclusion

    Deepa Mehta's upcoming film Exclusion is based on the history of the Komagata Maru incident. Gaurav Seth is one of the writers for the cinematic project. Akshay Kumar has stated his intention to join the production. This film is in development. IMDB currently has a 2014 timeline for the film.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'exclusion' in Nouns Frequency: #2132

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exclusion in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exclusion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of exclusion in a Sentence

  1. Katherine Bentley:

    This really is a diagnosis of exclusion.

  2. Alexander Russ:

    It's bleak to say the least for companies trying to get an exclusion.

  3. Jayakrishnan Chellenton:

    By the process of exclusion, this was the only virus that could satisfy the symptoms of the patients.

  4. James Whiting:

    That being said, there is a lot of local variability allowed in those inclusion and exclusion criteria.

  5. Emily Fuentes:

    Smash is related to the violence against them and squeezed to the cultural exclusion they are experiencing.

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