a combining form used in the names of units of measure equal to one quintillion (10 18) of a given base unit:
denoting 1018: exametres, E
One quintillion (1018): exagram.
excementosis ex·ce·men·to·sis (ěk’sĭ-měn-tō’sĭs) n. The outgrowth of cementum on the root surface of a tooth.
[ik-sen-trik, ek-] /ɪkˈsɛn trɪk, ɛk-/ adjective 1. deviating from the recognized or customary character, practice, etc.; irregular; erratic; peculiar; odd: eccentric conduct; an eccentric person. 2. Geometry. not having the same center; not concentric: used especially of two circles or spheres at least one of which contains the centers of both. 3. (of an axis, […]
[ik-sept] /ɪkˈsɛpt/ preposition 1. with the exclusion of; excluding; save; but: They were all there except me. conjunction 2. only; with the (usually followed by that): parallel cases except that one is younger than the other. 3. otherwise than; but (followed by an adv., phrase, or clause): well fortified except here. 4. Archaic. . Idioms […]
[ik-sept] /ɪkˈsɛpt/ verb (used with object) 1. to exclude; leave out: present company excepted. verb (used without object) 2. to object (usually followed by to or against): to except to a statement; to except against a witness. /ɪkˈsɛpt/ preposition 1. Also except for. other than; apart from; with the exception of: he likes everyone except […]